Albany police investigating two robberies in Center Square neighborhood

September 19, 2019 07:31 AM

Albany police are investigating two separate robberies in the city.    

They both happened on Tuesday night around 10 p.m. in the Center Square neighborhood.    

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Police say the first was reported in the area of Lark Street and Lancaster Street.    

A male victim told police that he was approached by three men who displayed a handgun and took off with his wallet.    

The second robbery was reported in the area of Hudson Avenue and Willett Street.   

A female victim told officers three men with what appeared to be a handgun demanded her cell phone.    

She complied and the suspects took off.    

No one was injured in either incident.    

Anyone with information is asked to call the Albany Police Department.


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