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Gunman dons surgical mask during dollar store robberies

Orange County deputies seek help identifying man

A man wears a surgical mask during armed robberies in Orange County, deputies say.
A man wears a surgical mask during armed robberies in Orange County, deputies say.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Orange County sheriff's deputies are searching for a serial robber who dons a surgical mask when committing crimes.

Deputies said Tuesday that the gunman targets Family Dollar and Dollar General stores, robbing four of them since December.

Authorities said the man typically pulls a gun on workers right before the store closes and steals cash.

Anyone with information about the man is asked to call Crimeline at 800-423-TIPS.

Watch News 6 for updates.


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