Two street robberies under investigation in Hartford

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HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Police in Hartford say they are investigating two street robberies that occurred Saturday night.  They say one of the robberies involved a knife.

The first robbery was reported to police just after 7 p.m. Police said it took place in a parking lot on the corner of Main and Pratt streets. According to the victim, three men knocked him to the ground and took his wallet, which had cash and multiple forms of identification. The suspects took off running.

Police said the second robbery happened shortly after 8:30 p.m. on Baldwin Street. They said the victim was held up by two male suspects at knife point. The suspects took off with the victims bag and a small amount of cash.

Both cases remain under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Hartford Police.

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