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Police seek suspect in armed robbery near NCSU campus

Posted February 13, 2015 11:53 p.m. EST
Updated February 14, 2015 7:21 a.m. EST

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— Officers with the North Carolina State University Police Department are looking for a person they say was involved in an armed robbery Friday night at the Pullen Park Theater.

Officers responded to the theater, near the NC State campus, at about 10:45 p.m. One person was robbed, and no injuries were reported.

According to authorities, the suspect, armed with a handgun, was wearing dark clothing and a hooded sweatshirt.

Police are advising people to avoid the area if possible. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 911.