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Deputies investigating 2 armed robberies at Upstate Dollar General stores involving masked suspects.

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Scene of armed robbery at the Dollar General on Augusta Road. (11/13/17 FOX Carolina) Scene of armed robbery at the Dollar General on Augusta Road. (11/13/17 FOX Carolina)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Deputies are investigating two armed robberies at Greenville County Dollar General stores on Monday.

In both cases, deputies said the suspects were wearing masks.

The first incident happened Monday morning at the Dollar General on Brushy Creek Road in Taylors.

Deputies said the suspect in that case was wearing a "Scream" mask.

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The second incident happened at 8:30 p.m. at the Dollar General on Augusta Road.

A man wearing dark clothes and a ski mask entered the store, presented a handgun, and demanded money.

Before fleeing, deputies said the man broke into an occupied vehicle and stole items from the car.

Deputies have not yet determined if the cases are connected.

Anyone with information about the robberies is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 864-23-CRIME.

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