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DukeALERT – On Saturday, at approximately 12:45 p.m., an armed robbery was reported in Duke Gardens.

The suspect is described as 6-feet, thin to medium build, late 30’s, clean shaven, short to medium hair, black sweat shirt, dark blue jeans. Armed with knife and taser.

If you have any information related to this incident, please contact the Duke University Police Department at 919-684-2444.

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