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Police: Suspects with shotgun steal purse

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - The Wilmington Police is investigating after a reported armed robbery early Saturday morning.

Officers say two male suspects approached a female around 2 a.m. According to reports, they had a shotgun and took her purse.  The victim said both suspects were wearing masks.

It happened in the 800 block of Russell Alley, between 8th and 9th street in Wilmington.

Officers say the suspects took off with the purse in the direction of Dawson and 9th Street.

Officers say they searched but were unable to find the suspects.

If anyone has any info they are asked to call the Wilmington Police Department.

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