MOULTRIE — Five people were robbed at gunpoint by two black males in two separate incidents early Saturday morning. Two of the victims were also injured during the incidents.

The Colquitt County sheriff’s deputy’s report said Keren Torres reported she and Lupe Aguilar were outside of their residence on Circle Road at 12:33 a.m. Saturday. Her 1 1/2-year-old son was playing outside as Torres and Aguilar watched when two black males walked up to them between two trailers.

One of the men was carrying a 9mm pistol, and reports said the two robbers demanded money from Torres. She told them she did not have any money and asked the robbers why they can not get a job so they would not have to rob people.

Torres told deputies the question appeared to stun the robbers before they demanded money from Aguilar, reports said. He gave the robbers $5, and one of the robbers hit Aguilar in the back of the head with the pistol.

The robbers ran from the scene between two trailers but were seen again as they robbed three men on WMTM Road at 1:03 a.m. Sunday. Police reports said Ricardo Lopez, Pedro Sanchez and Jose Torres reported they were robbed by two black men, one holding a gun and the other holding a knife.

The robbers patted Lopez, Sanchez and Torres for money, and reports said nothing was found on the three men. The robbers, however, found Lopez’s wallet, containing more than $800 cash, a $359 paycheck, 800 Mexican pesos and his Mexican identification card, while going through a sofa.

The robber holding the gun dropped it at Sanchez’s feet but was able to pick it back up before Sanchez could react, reports said. The man holding the gun then hit Sanchez in the back of his head with the gun, causing a deep cut.

Reports said the robber carrying the knife tried to hit Torres with a wooden plank, but Torres was able to block the plank. Sanchez, Torres and Lopez reported seeing the robbers run down East Central Avenue and into a small vehicle with a third person inside.

The robbers tooks $1,244 in cash and property in the two incidents, reports said. The robbers were described as having shaved heads with a black scarf around their faces and wearing black shirts, pants and shoes. The man with the pistol was described as being 5-feet, 7-inches tall and weighing 210 pounds.

Moultrie police officers were notified of a third armed robbery Sunday night, but officers were unable to get much information about the incident because of a language barrier.

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