By Lisa Washington

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WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (KDKA) — West Mifflin Police believe a pair of convenience store holdups that happened late Sunday night into early Monday morning are connected.

The holdups happened within less than 30 minutes of one another.

The first was reported around 11:45 p.m. Sunday at the Uni-Mart in the 2300 block of Worton Boulevard. Police say a person tried to rob the store, but was unsuccessful.

unimartwestmifflin Police Investigating West Mifflin Convenience Store Holdups

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Police believe the same person successfully robbed a BP gas station in the 4700 block of Buttermilk Hollow Road around 12:05 a.m. Monday.

Police say no weapon was shown during either holdup. No injuries were reported.

A description of the suspect has not been released.

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