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Police seeking suspects in overnight string of robberies at Brampton stores

Peel Regional Police are investigating a series of early morning robberies.
Peel Regional Police are investigating a series of early morning robberies. Nick Westoll / File / Global News

Peel police are investigating after multiple Brampton stores were hit in a series of early morning robberies Sunday.

Police said they first received a call about a convenience store robbery in the area of Bramalea Road and Countryside Drive around 1 a.m.

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A gun was seen and an employee sustained minor injuries, investigators said.

The second robbery took place at a food business roughly an hour later in the area of North Park Drive and MacKay Street.

A gun was seen, but officials said no injuries were reported.

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Police said another food business near Chinguacousy Road and Queen Street was robbed a little before 2:30 a.m. but no weapon was seen and no one was injured.

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Suspect descriptions have not been released and there is no word on if the robberies are connected.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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