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Police Investigate 3rd Street Armed Robbery

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Charlottesville police are looking for a man they say robbed a person at gunpoint.  The incident happened early Monday morning near the downtown mall.

Around 1:15 a.m., officers responded to an armed robbery on 3rd Street between the downtown mall and Market Street.  Investigators say a man used a gun to steal another man's wallet and other personal items.  The robber then ran towards Market Street.  The victim was not injured. 

There are very few leads in the case at this time, and officers were given a vague description of the robber.  If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 434-977-4000.

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