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Thieves strike trio of victims in University Heights

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Buffalo Police are investigating a pair of robberies that occurred in the University Heights neighborhood in the early hours on Saturday.

The first incident involved two males who were physically assaulted by a pair of assailants on Winspear Avenue. One victim was knocked unconscious, and various personal items and cash were taken. A second theft took place at Main Street and Lisbon Avenue. A male victim was held at knife point while personal items were stolen.

The thief escaped in a bronze-colored Chevrolet Blazer.

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