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UPDATE: St. Mary's Road back open, Police still searching for armed-robbery suspect

Tucson police search for armed robbery suspect. (Source: Tucson News Now) Tucson police search for armed robbery suspect. (Source: Tucson News Now)
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson police have reopened a west-side street, after two armed robberies on Friday, Sept. 15.

According to Sgt. Pete Dugan of the Tucson Police Department, a man robbed the Dollar Tree and Factory 2 U stores at gunpoint in the 1500 block of West St. Mary’s Road, between North Silverbell Road and North Grande Avenue.

Officers have detained a person but are trying to determine if they are responsible for both robberies, according to Sgt. Dugan.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 88-CRIME. 

The suspect fled on foot down St. Mary’s. Pedestrians saw him and told police he’s could be in a shopping center/apartment complex down the road from the businesses that were robbed.

No reported injuries have been reported.

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