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Armed robbers claim to be bed bug inspectors

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Police are searching for pair of armed robbers who claim to be inspecting for bed bugs.

Police say the two men robbed a man in his 60s at his apartment in Murray Hill Wednesday morning.

The suspects knocked on his front door, pulled out a gun, struck the man on the head and tied him up.

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The thieves got away with some of the man's things in a Dodge Nitro SUV.

The victim sustained a laceration to his head and was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.

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