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Man Robbed at Gunpoint in 5th Ward Thursday Afternoon

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PATERSON, NJ - A man was robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight Thursday afternoon just west of the Sandy Hill section of the city.

According to Paterson police, a Hispanic male walking near the intersection of 20th and Railroad avenues at around 3:30 p.m. Thursday was approached by two male suspects, also Hispanic, who each pointed small revolvers at the victim.

They demanded his money and stole $300 cash from the victim before running away. The victim was not injured.

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