Victim beaten and dragged by car during robbery

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – Police say a man was robbed, beaten and dragged by a car in north Charlotte.

The incident happened at an apartment on Westbury Lake Drive which is near the Midtown Sundries and U.S. Post Office on West W.T. Harris Boulevard.

Devan Washington, 24, said two suspects stole $300 from him around 8 p.m. on Tuesday.

Washington stayed around for several hours waiting to get his money back.

The police report says he was then robbed and assaulted, again. One of the suspects struck Washington in the head and was armed with a gun.

The suspect then took the victim's cell phone, clothing, book bag and watch.

Washington was also held against the suspects' vehicle as they drove off dragging him a considerable distance, police said.

The victim suffered minor injuries and was treated at Presbyterian Hospital.

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