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Raleigh Police Investigate Robberies At Dry Cleaners

Posted March 8, 2004 5:48 a.m. EST

— Raleigh police are investigating a series of armed robberies at local dry cleaners.

Five stores -- four in the same area of Raleigh and one in Wake Forest -- have been robbed at gunpoint since the beginning of the year.

Police are urging the 91 dry cleaners in Raleigh to take precautions.

All of the robberies have happened between 6 a.m. and 7 a.m. just as employees were getting ready to open their stores.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Raleigh police.