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Police: Duo followed woman before robbery, assault

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Charlotte are asking for the public's help in identifying two men they say assaulted and robbed a woman Thursday.

Police say that around 6 a.m. the two robbers followed the victim from a gas station on the 600 block of Clanton Road to the 3400 block of St. Vardell Lane. One of the men then approached her and demanded her purse.

When the victim refused, police say, the robber assaulted her before getting back into the vehicle, which was being driven by the second man, and leaving the scene.

The duo was caught on the gas station's surveillance system.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at (704)334-1600.

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