LPD: Teen robbed by four armed men, police investigate

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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — A 19-year-old reported being robbed by four armed men, according to Lincoln Police.

The incident happened just before 7 p.m. Wednesday near the 1300 block of New Hampshire.

The victim reported that he was approached by suspects brandishing guns after leaving a friend’s house in the area. They stole his wallet and phone.

Officers spoke with two other victims, a 20-year-old woman and a 21-year-old man, who claimed these same men entered their residence and robbed them of their cellphones. This was the same residence the teen had been leaving before he was robbed.

Two of the missing cellphones were found a few blocks away.

Officers continue to investigate the incident. If you have any information, call Lincoln Police at 402-441-6000 or Crime Stoppers at 402-475-3600.

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