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Georgetown Businesses Hit with Two Armed Robberies Sunday

Employees at Serendipity 3 and the Five Guys on Wisconsin Avenue were robbed Sunday.

Two separate incidents of armed robbery in Georgetown Sunday have police on the lookout.

First, two employees on a smoke break from work at were robbed at gunpoint Sunday afternoon according to the local Fox News affiliate. The victims report that just after 1 p.m. two men, one armed with a handgun, asked for a cigarette, but then pulled out a gun and demanded wallets and phones.

One robber is described a black male, around 18 to 20 years of age,  five-foot-nine or -ten, weighing approximately 150 pounds, wearing a white or blue T-shirt, blue jeans, and thick rim glasses with a safety pin in the frame. The second robber is described as a black male, around 18 to 20 years of age, approximately 140 to 150 pounds, and wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.

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In an incident late Sunday night, one armed man robbed the Five Guys on Wisconsin Avenue just before midnight, according to CBSDC. The suspect in this case is described as a white male, approximately five-foot-seven, weighing 180 pounds, and wearing all black.

If you have any information about either incident, you may call the Metropolitan Police Department at 202-727–9099.

Editor's note: This article has been updated to reflect new information on the suspects as provided by Second District Commander Michael Reese.

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