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SHADYSIDE (KDKA) — An armed suspect wearing a mask from the horror movie “Scream” has reportedly robbed multiple women in Shadyside recently.

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The first robbery occurred Aug. 29 around 10 p.m. near St. James Street and Pembroke Place. The “Scream” bandit brandished a gun and demanded the victim’s wallet, cell phone and ATM PIN number.

File photo (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Two similar hold-ups happened near South Highland Avenue and Walnut Street within about five minutes of each other just before 10 p.m. on Sept. 17.

Women in the area are on edge.

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“The bus stops right there, but when it’s dark, there’s no one but me usually,” one woman said.

“I’m scared because I walk my dog every night and I live here. I’m scared. I’m frightened,” another woman said.

South Highland Avenue and Walnut Street in Shadyside (Photo Credit: KDKA Photojournalist Rob Hopson)

The “Scream” bandit is described as 6-feet tall, average build and wearing a black hoodie.

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Neighborhood groups are sending out emails warning residents of the robberies. Anyone with information on these robberies is asked to call police.