Deputies say armed robbers targeted convenience stores in Pasco and Hillsborough overnight

LAND O' LAKES, Fla. - Officials are searching for suspects in at least five armed robberies that happened early Wednesday morning in  Pasco County and Hillsborough County.

The first robbery in Pasco occurred at a 7-11 convenience store located at 23434 State Road 54 in Land O' Lakes.

The suspects, described as two black men wearing hoodies and masks, threatened a clerk and left with an undisclosed amount of money around 2:00 a.m.

The second armed robbery occurred less than 10 miles away at a Circle K located at 27707 State Road 54 in Wesley Chapel.

A black male with a hoodie and mask walked inside, held the clerks at gunpoint and left with an undisclosed amount of money around 2:20 a.m.

No one was hurt in either robbery. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.

 

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