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Baltimore police: Girl robbed on way to school

Saturday - 2/8/2014, 12:00pm  ET

BALTIMORE (AP) -- Baltimore police are investigating the robbery of a girl as she was walking to school.

Police say the 12-year-old girl reported being robbed at gunpoint in the city's Patterson Park neighborhood.

The man, who was wearing a ski mask, demanded the girl's cellphone during the Jan. 28 robbery. The child was not injured.

The robbery occurred near the Patterson Park Public Charter School, which the girl attends. The school sent a letter home to parents about the robbery.

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