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3 robbed at gunpoint near Deaconess Hospital

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CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

Cincinnati Police are investigating after three victims were robbed at gunpoint while "looking for a house party" near the University of Cincinnati.

The incident occurred around 1:50 a.m. on Monday in the 400 block of Straight Street near Deaconess Hospital.

Police say that the three victims, one male and two females, were approached by two male suspects. One of the suspects produced a revolver and demanded property from the victims. After taking the victims' cell phones, the suspects fled on foot.

The suspects have been described as male black between the ages of 19 and 22. One suspect was said to be wearing a navy hoodie and dark pants. The second was wearing a red shirt, black shorts and a red hat.  

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 513-352-3040.

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