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Man assaulted during robbery attempt by 4 suspects in New Castle, Delaware


NEW CASTLE, Delaware — Delaware State Police say a man was assaulted when four suspects tried to rob him in a convenience store parking lot.

It happened about 8:35 p.m. Sunday at a Wawa in New Castle. Troopers say a man was walking in the parking lot when four men, one armed with a handgun, confronted him.

Police say the victim did not comply when one of the suspects demanded money from him. One of the suspects assaulted the victim before the four men ran away from the scene.

Troopers say the victim was not hurt.

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