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St. MARY'S COUNTY, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police are investigating a possible connection between two armed robberies occurring within four days of each other.

According to St. Mary's County police, the first robbery occurred on June 18 at T.C. Martins Jewelers located at 30105 Three Notch Road.

Two men entered the store, brandished a handgun and stole cash, jewelry and other property, police say.

The first suspect is described as a black male in his early 30's, about 5-foot-9, weighing about 150 to 160 pounds.

The second suspect is described as a black male in his early 30's, 6-feet tall, weighing about 250 to 300 pounds, with a thinly trimmed beard.

The second robbery occurred at the New Market Pharmacy located at 29015 Three Notch Road.

Police say two men entered the pharmacy and demanded drugs and cash from the sole employee working before binding the employee in tape.

The first suspect is described as a black male, about 5-foot-8 in height, weighing about 160 pounds.

The second suspect is described as a black male 6-feet tall, weighing 200-250 pounds, with a shaved head.

At this time police believe the same suspects are responsible for both robberies.

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