Police: Investigators try to determine if 2 gas station robberies in Suffolk are connected

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Police say they're trying to determine if two gas station robberies that happened just hours apart in Suffolk County Monday are connected.

They say a man robbed USA Gas on North Wellwood Avenue in Lindenhurst just after 7:30 p.m.

Then, four hours later, police say a man robbed the Exxon station on Sunrise Highway in West Islip.

Anyone with information on either robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

 

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