Police search for suspects who may be tied to two armed robberies

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Police are searching for two suspects in connection to an armed robbery Thursday night on Ohio Street, which may be related to another armed robbery Wednesday night.

According to police, just before 11 o’clock Thursday night, a man was approached by a man and a woman on Ohio Street, near 5th Street.

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They say one of them was armed with a gun.

Police say the pair took the man’s wallet and ran off towards Pemberton Lane.

Police also say the suspects have similar descriptions to a man and a woman wanted for a Wednesday night robbery and carjacking on 7th Street.

They are still investigating to see if they are related.

No arrests have been made for either crime.