Three men say they were beaten by gang members

Reported by Lynda Figueredo - bio|email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Three young men say they were attacked in Wilmington by men they believe are in a gang.

According to police, the victims were assaulted in the 1000 block of Ann Street Wednesday.

A police report says the men were traveling through the neighborhood around 2:30am when a group of five to seven men between the ages of 14 and 18 stopped them.

The report states the teens were all armed with pistols, and they were fired several times while the victims were robbed and beaten.

Detectives are investigating the case.

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