The Boone County Sheriff’s Department is investigating two armed robberies of convenience stores over the weekend.
The first happened on Saturday morning around 8:37 when deputies went the Leatherwood Hills Little General at 16451 at West Route K.
A second armed robbery reported yesterday (Sunday) morning around 3:15 at the Petro Mart at 5481 East St. Charles Road.
In both robberies a clerk reported a black man with his face covered pulled a pistol and demanded cash.
The man was described as wearing a black and gray hooded sweatshirt and is 5’10 to 6 feet tall.
It is unknown if the robberies are connected.
Anyone with information about the robberies is urged to call CrimeStoppers.