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Police: Man punched in face, pushed to ground, robbed

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A man in Wilmington was punched in the face, pushed to the ground and robbed late Monday night, according to police. A man in Wilmington was punched in the face, pushed to the ground and robbed late Monday night, according to police.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A man in Wilmington was punched in the face, pushed to the ground and robbed late Monday night, according to police.

Officials say the victim flagged down an officer who was on patrol near Market Street to report he'd been robbed.

The victim explained he'd been approached by two men with a gun when he was walking home from a bar in the 300 block of Darlington Avenue.

He told the officer he had been assaulted and the men took his money and ran.

Officers searched the area but didn't find the men in question.

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