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Armed men rob 15-year-old in Port Arthur parking lot


Port Arthur police officers are looking for two armed men who stole a cell phone and a wallet from a 15-year-old boy Sunday night.

The robbery was reported at 9:22 p.m. at theTimber Creek Apartments located in the 3900 block of 9th Avenue.

According to a news release issued by the Port Arthur Police Department, the teen told police he was approached  by two men in the parking lot of the apartments.  One of the men pulled out a gun and told the unarmed teen to empty his pockets.  The thieves took the teen's wallet and cell phone before running away.

The victim was not physically injured in the robbery.

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