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Man robbed at knife point at Uptown hotel

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police are investigating after a man is reportedly robbed at knife-point at an upscale Center City hotel.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are currently looking for a suspect who robbed a victim while he was in his room at the Hilton Center City.

Officers said around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, the victim, who was staying at the hotel at 222 east 3rd Street, heard a knock at his door.

When the victim answered it, an unknown man shoved his way in, and threatened the victim with a knife.

The robber stole the victim's iPad and took off out of the area.

The victim was shaken up according to police, but was otherwise unhurt.

The knife-wielding man is still on the loose.

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