Man beaten and robbed Halloween night - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Man beaten and robbed Halloween night

WILMINGTON,NC(WECT)-Police are still searching for two men wanted for assault with a deadly weapon and robbery. 

According to police, two black males, both wearing black jackets with hoodies underneath pistol whipped a man in the face and stole $7 dollars and a cell phone. 

The man who was assaulted has non life threatening injuries but he was bleeding from the face.

The Sable helicopter was called in to help search for the suspects.  The suspects have not been found. 

Earlier at 7th and Dock streets a man told police someone came into his home when he left for the store to buy cigarettes. The thieves took some money and a phone charger. The man left the door open.

Police say, at this time, there is no indication the two incidents are related.  

If you have any info you're asked to contact the police department.

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