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Police: man hit in head with tree limb, robbed

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A man told police he was hit in the head with an Oak tree limb when he was robbed on Orange Street.

The Wilmington Police Department said the victim was located at a bus stop at Second and Princess Streets. He told authorities the suspect stole cash from him after hitting him in the head and then ran away.

Police said the victim may know the suspect, but officers were unable to get a lot of information from him because he was intoxicated at the time.

According to police, the victim was taken to the hospital for treatment.

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