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Police looking for 2 men in Harrisburg robbery, assault

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An 18-year-old man was beaten and robbed in Allison Hill on Friday night, Harrisburg police said Monday.

Police say man and a 15-year-old boy were walking to a relative's house on the 1600 block of Hunter Street. When they were walking on the 1400 block of Hunter Street around 5:25 p.m., they were confronted by two men sitting on a front porch. The men demanded to know what they were doing on their block.

When they kept walking, the men followed the victims for nearly two blocks before demanding their valuables. The robbers beat the 18-year-old and took off with an iPod. He suffered a head injury. The other victim was not hurt.

Police said the stories of both victims matched up and they are looking for two men in relation to the incident. They believe one of the men is possibly name Juan.

The investigation continues and anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Jason Paul at 717-255-3154 or jpaul@cityofhbg.com or Sgt. Thomas Carter at 717-255-6586 or tccarter@cityofhbg.com 

 

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