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Carrboro Police Investigating Incident Involving Elementary Student

Posted March 5, 2003 11:08 a.m. EST

— Carrboro Police want to know who grabbed an elementary student on the way to school Tuesday morning.

Police said the 9-year-old student was walking in a wooded area near Carrboro Elementary when a man grabbed the child's backpack from behind.

The student managed to slip off the backpack and run to school.