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.
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.
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.
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