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7 College Students Robbed on Restaurant Patio in Fort Worth

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Fort Worth police say seven college students were robbed while sitting on a restaurant patio.

The robbery happened Sunday on Hemphill Avenue at about 9 p.m.

A man walked up to the seven women, showed a semi-automatic handgun, then demanded their designer purses, according to police.

Police believe the man was between 25 to 35 years old, approximately 5 feet, 9 inches tall with a medium build, and slightly unshaven with a light complexion.

He was wearing blue jeans, a dark blue short-sleeved t-shirt with “Cowboys” and a large star on the front of the shirt, and a dark-colored baseball cap.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 817-469-TIPS (8477) or 817-392-4469. CrimeStoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the suspect.

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