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Two Internet sweepstakes cafes robbed in Fayetteville

Posted August 5, 2011 3:14 p.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police are investigating the robbery of two Internet sweepstakes cafes on Friday. 

Police said the first robbery happened at Little Vegas Sweepstakes,108 Grove St., shortly after midnight.  Within an hour, the Little Vegas at 3319 Raeford Road was robbed. 

In both incidents, the robber walked into the business, pointed a gun at an employee and demanded money. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash each time, the robber left the building.

Anyone with information about the robberies is asked to call Fayetteville police at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers 910-483-8477.