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2 men robbed of Xbox and cash in Strawberry Mansion

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Two men walking home were robbed of an Xbox and cash in the city's Strawberry Mansion section overnight.

The incident happened at 2:20 a.m. Tuesday near the 2000 block of Edgley Street.

Police say the victims were approached by a group of suspects, one of whom may have been armed, and forced into a nearby house. That's where they were robbed.

The bandits fled on foot with an Xbox video game system and $180 in cash.

No one was injured. Police are investigating.

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