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Police: Man robbed at knifepoint on Duke University campus

Posted November 3, 2016

— Authorities are investigating after a robbery was reported during a food delivery Wednesday night on the Duke University campus.

Authorities said a man, who was armed with a knife, called in the order which was delivered to the parking lot of 1911 Yearby Street on the Central Campus at about 10:15 p.m.

The man is described as being about 18 years old with a dark complexion. He was wearing blue jeans and a gray or brown shirt. He was last seen running toward Anderson Street.

Anybody with information is asked to call Duke University police at 919-684-2444.

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  • James Hicks Nov 3, 2016
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    Interesting, most businesses have a policy against delivering to anywhere but a physical house address. Here's a good example of why.