QUINCY (CBS) – Police are investigating two robberies in Quincy last week that may be connected.
The first robbery happened on Squantum Street at about 4:45 a.m. on Feb. 18. An Asian man in his 60s was attacked and had his lunch bag stolen. The victim suffered serious injuries in the attack and remains hospitalized.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
The same day, at about 9:55 p.m., police said a 55-year-old Asian woman in her 50s had a shoulder bag stolen on West Squantum Street. She was not injured.READ MORE: 1 Dead, Several Others Injured In Multi-Car Crash On I-93 In Canton
Two people witnessed the second robbery and captured the suspect on their cell phone. They were able to return the victim’s bag.MORE NEWS: Rally Held In Boston For George Floyd As Derek Chauvin Trial Begins Next Week
Police said both victims described the suspect as a white man.