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Armed robbers assault Wilmington man, take his iphone

A Wilmington man was assaulted and robbed of his iPhone at gunpoint early Wednesday morning. A Wilmington man was assaulted and robbed of his iPhone at gunpoint early Wednesday morning.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A Wilmington man was assaulted and robbed of his iPhone at gunpoint early Wednesday morning.

Police were dispatched around 12:20 a.m. to the 1500 block of South 13th Street in reference to a dispute. 

When officers arrived, the male victim stated that he had gotten into a fight with two other guys over a girl. The victim refused EMS.

The male victim then calls police later from Castle Street and said that he was robbed earlier that night.

Police arrived on scene and the victim said that two black males assaulted him, one of them pulled out a 22 caliber handgun, and took his iPhone 4. 

The victim gave a possible name of one of the suspects. Officers are expected to follow up with that person.

The victim said the suspects were 5'7" and 6'4".

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