Police say armed-robbery trio strikes again, this time in Mattapan

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Armed, masked trio from an earlier robbery. Photo via BPD.

Three masked men with a gun who have robbed five stores in Hyde Park, Roslindale and Roxbury robbed two more stores on Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan, Boston Police report.

On Saturday, the trio burst into a coffee shop at 1553 Blue Hill Ave. around 5:40 p.m. and held it up. About half an hour later, they held up a neighboring convenience store at 1549 Blue Hill Ave., police say.

Police describe them as black men, 25 to 30, wearing hoodies pulled over their heads, ski masks, latex gloves, and bandanas. At least one displays a gun.

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