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Student robbed near NC State

Posted February 12, 2013 5:31 p.m. EST
Updated February 12, 2013 5:33 p.m. EST

— One person was arrested and two more are being sought Tuesday after a male student reported being robbed at gunpoint near North Carolina State University, police said.

The student was walking south on Dan Allen Drive toward Fraternity County Monday night when a blue or purple small car approached him and stopped. A man got out of the car, pointed a handgun at him and demanded all his personal belongings.

The robber then got back into the car, where two other men were waiting, and took off east on Western Boulevard.

The car might have South Carolina license plate number HQU-804.

Anyone with information is asked to call campus police at 919-515-3000.