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Car stolen in early morning robbery

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Officers responded to a call of an armed robbery Thursday morning at a house near Sixth and Meares Streets. Officers responded to a call of an armed robbery Thursday morning at a house near Sixth and Meares Streets.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Officers responded to a call of an armed robbery Thursday morning at a house near Sixth and Meares Streets.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, three suspects wearing bandanas over their faces approached the victim and forced him into his house at gunpoint.

Once inside, the suspects began tearing the victim's house apart, stealing his car keyes in the process.

The suspects then fled in the victim's vehicle.

The victim told officers that one of the suspects walked with a limp and that all three had guns.

There have been no reports of injuries at this time. The victim's vehicle has not been recovered at the time of this report.

Stay with this story as we will update it as we learn new information.

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