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Residents are urged to call 9-1-1 if they see anything suspicious after at least 2 armed robberies have been reported in the past hour and a half
November 2, 2018-Hessville residents should be take extra precautions tonight after two armed robberies have been reported. Police have not yet issued a statement on the incidents but information derived from the scanner indicates that police were called to the 7400 block of Arizona Street at approximately 10:40 p.m. According to the caller, a female was robbed at gunpoint as she exited her vehicle. The description provided was two black males 18-20 years old. The suspects fled on foot.
Minutes after the Arizona incident, a caller stated that a female was robbed at gunpoint in the 6800 block of Parrish. A similar suspect description was provided. The victim reported that the suspects were wearing masks. Officers could be heard tracking two suspects in the area of 6500 Delaware but it is not known if that is related.
This is a breaking report. We will update it when additional information is available.