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Teen robbed in Rocky Mount

Posted November 8, 2009 1:11 p.m. EST

— A 17-year-old told Rocky Mount police that he was robbed by three people armed with handguns along Stokes Street early Sunday.

The teen said that he was leaving a McDonald's at the EP Mart, 951 Stokes St., around 2 a.m. when two men carrying handguns got out of white Ford Taurus. They stole four silver rings, a gold watch, two cell phones, an Echo coat and $160 from the teen, police said.

The men, who haven't been identified, left in the Taurus.

Police are continuing to investigate.