OMAHA, Neb. -- Omaha Police are investigating two robberies that occurred Wednesday morning.

Officials said officers responded to the Family Dollar at 2930 Sprague Street around 8:40 a.m. Witnesses reported a black male entered the business, displayed a gun, demanding money. The suspect took cash and left on foot to the east. 
 
OPD said around 9:15 a.m. officers responded to the Family Dollar at 2601 North 16th Street. Witnesses said a black male entered the business, displayed a gun and demanded money. The suspect took cash and left on foot.
 
Authorities said witnesses gave the same physical description of the suspect in both incidents.  
 
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact Omaha Crime Stoppers at (402) 444-STOP, at www.omahacrimestoppers.org or on the P3 Tips mobile app.