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Authorities say they're investigating the gunpoint robbery of a Georgia State University student near the downtown Atlanta campus.

The student told Georgia State police that he was approached by a man on Auburn Avenue under the I-75/85 bridge around 3:15 p.m. Friday.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports ( that the student said the suspect pointed what appeared to be a gun in his back and demanded his wallet.

The suspect was described as being in his early 20s, about six feet tall with a slender build and wearing a black hooded shirt and black track pants.


Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution,


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