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Delivery driver injured in Waterloo robbery

WATERLOO (KWWL) -- Police in Waterloo are looking into two robberies that happened Monday night.

Shortly after 9:00 p.m. police responded to a report of delivery driver being robbed.
Minutes later another call came in, this time it was for an armed robbery at a convience store.

No money was taken from the delivery driver, only the Chinese food he was carrying.

At the convience store an undisclosed amount of cash was taken along with cigars, cell phones, and other merchandise.

Police are still investigating both crimes are looking into whether they are related.

Captain John Beckman said, "The investigators are still sorting through that. I don't know whether they are prepared to make a definite link between the two. There are certain similarities but at this point they haven't positively said they are connected."


Today on the news Live at Five find out why police say there's a spike in this type of crime.

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