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Five Armed Robberies in One Week

WILMINGTON -- Five armed robberies in as many days.

Authorities say two men went into the Millions Coin Shop around 5:30 p.m. Friday with a rifle. They got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Witnesses say one of the men was wearing all black with a red bandana; the other was wearing all tan clothes.

Police believe another man was waiting in the getaway car.

Thursday night Dillon's Grocery Store on Southern Boulevard was robbed by three men with a rifle.

A Subway Sandwich Shop near the corner of 17th and Dawson Streets was the target of an armed robbery Wednesday night.

Two men robbed a beauty supply store on Greenfield Street Tuesday.

Police say there was a home invasion in Wilmington earlier in the week.

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