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The NYPD says 15 armed robberies of stores in Queens are connected.  The spree began in November.

There are two robbers in all of the incidents but officers are now also looking for a woman show used a credit card that stolen in one of the incidents.

Video from a gas station robbery released by police showed the robbers flashing guns, grabbing cash and running out of the store.

Police say the robbers don't care if the stores are filled with customers.

The robberies have targeted stores in Elmhurst, St. Albans, Jamaica, Kew Gardens Hills, Laurelton, Hollis and Springfield Gardens.

Police say the robberies are happening in the evening hours.  They want anyone with tips to call 1-800-577-TIPS.

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