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Dunkin’ Donuts stores robbed in Quincy, Bridgewater

Two Dunkin’ Donuts stores in communities south of Boston were robbed within an eight-hour period Thursday night and Friday morning.

A store in Quincy was robbed by two men, and a shop in Bridgewater was robbed by a woman, police said.

Quincy police received reports of a robbery at a Dunkin’ Donuts shop on Hancock Street at 3:30 a.m. Friday, police said. One of the two robbers was carrying a black 9mm gun.

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After the robbery, the two fled in a white Ford Escort with plates reading 25BK85. The robbers were described by police as two men dressed all in black and wearing ski masks.

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Quincy police urged anyone with information to call detectives at 617-479-1212.

Eight hours earlier, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Bridgewater police said, a woman robbed a Dunkin’ Donuts shop on Bedford Street in that town. The suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money, police said.

After being handed the money, the woman ran out the front door and drove north on Bedford Street in a small white car, police said.

The suspect was described as an 18- to 20-year-old woman, about 5 feet tall, and weighing between 100 and 120 pounds. During the robbery, she wore a black baseball hat, black sweatshirt, and blue jeans, police said.

Catalina Gaitan can be reached at catalina.gaitan@globe.com.