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N.C. State Student Injured in Robbery

Posted April 10, 2008 1:21 p.m. EDT

— A North Carolina State University student was injured in a robbery near the school's baseball stadium early Thursday.

The victim told university police that five teenagers riding bicycles approached him as he walked near Doak Baseball Stadium around 3 a.m. Several of the teenagers hit the student and took some of his personal property.

The student's injuries were non-life-threatening. No weapons were used during the robbery.

University police officers apprehended two suspects immediately after the robbery. Three suspects were still on the loose.

Police described one suspect as a dark-complexioned male teenager, 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing 160 pounds. He wore a bandanna and black T-shirt and shorts.

The second suspect is light-complexioned male teenager, 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighing 160 pounds. He has a muscular build and wore dark clothing.

The third suspect is a dark-complexioned male teenager, 6 feet tall and weighing about 160 pounds. He wore a white, zip-up hooded sweatshirt with a green and pink diamond design.