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Videos show two Fayetteville robberies

Posted August 18, 2012 7:25 p.m. EDT
Updated August 18, 2012 7:27 p.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police on Friday released video from surveillance cameras of two unrelated robberies.

In the first robbery, on the night of July 27, three men carrying handguns entered a business, threatened the employees and beat one worker with a gun, police said. They stole an undisclosed amount of cash and fled.

Video: July 27 robbery

In the second robbery, a man tried to rob the Kangaroo convenience store in the 7900 block of Raeford Road around 10 p.m. on Aug. 9, police said. After handing the clerk a $10 bill, the robber demanded money from the cash register and threatened the employee. The clerk, though, didn't give the robber any money, and he left the store.

Video: Aug. 9 robbery

Anyone with information about either robbery is asked to cal lFayetteville police at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-8477. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that solve crimes.