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Police seek man in attempted robbery of boy
By Ruth Bryna

Updated Monday, May 12, 2014 - 11:47am

County Police want to know who tried to rob an 11-year-old boy at gunpoint Saturday evening.

Police say the boy was walking home after playing tag with his friends around 8 p.m. in the unit block of Auckland Drive in the Wellington Woods community, when he was approached by a man, pointing what looked like a handgun, and demanded his property.

Police say the was forced to the ground by the robber, but was able to get away unharmed.

Police describe the suspect as a man, about 15-years-old, 5'4" to 5'6" tall, with short black hair. He was last seen wearing a red and white shirt and blue jeans.



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