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Teen robbed at laundry mat

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  Columbus Police tell News Leader 9 a 13-year-old was the victim of an armed robbery.  The Eddy Middle School student was at Ace Laundry Mat on Victory Drive around 9:00 a.m. Wednesday.

The teen told police three suspects approached him.

Police reports indicate the suspects took $95.00 worth of items including a pair of polo shoes, a pair of Georgia shoes and a black backpack with an Army label.

The suspects are described as follows:

Suspect #1
18-year-old black male
light complexion
5'9"
wearing a blue shirt with an orange stripe
Mohawk and a 3 line eyebrow

Suspect #2
14  to 15-year-old black male
wearing a thin white tank top
low haircut

Suspect #3
20 to 30-year-old black malelight complexion
heavy build
6'1"
wearing a royal blue shirt and jeans

It is not known what type of weapon they used to threaten the teen. If you have any information on this crime, please call Columbus Police.

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