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Police Investigating Cell Phone Robbery in Lincolnia

Alexandria Police are investigating a reported robbery of a cell phone in the Lincolnia area.

The incident happened around 2 p.m. on the 400 block of N. Armistead Street.

A person who was selling a mobile phone via an online advertisement was robbed of the phone by a suspect with a gun, according to scanner traffic. The suspect then reportedly fled in a vehicle, heading northbound on I-395.

No one was injured, police said.

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