Police investigate 2 robberies in Danville

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DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) Police in Danville are investigating two armed robberies that happened late Friday night and early Saturday morning.

One happened just before midnight Friday at the Liberty Mart on West Main Street. The other happened just after 5 a.m. Saturday at the Fas Mart on South Main Street.

In both cases, clerks told police that a masked individual showed a gun and demanded money. The individual got away both times with some merchandise or money before running off.

There is no word yet on whether these two incidents are connected. The investigations are still ongoing.