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UNC police investigating burglaries at residence hall

Posted October 4, 2013
Updated October 7, 2013

— Police at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are investigating reports of three burglaries that happened Thursday and Friday in Ruffin Residence Hall. 

A person reportedly entered rooms on the third floor of Ruffin through unlocked doors and took items including wallets, cash, credit and debit cards and keys, officials said.

The Department of UNC Housing and Residential Education is deactivating any room keys or residence hall key fobs reportedly missing.

Police are asking anyone with information about these incidents to call 919-962-8100 or Crime Stoppers at 919-942-7515.

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  • keithjinnc Oct 7, 2013

    Can “WRAL” please get the lead for this story correct? Robberies are from a person, burglaries would be from their dorm rooms, which is the case here.