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Police: Man robbed by 3 men at knifepoint

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Police said the incident happened in the area of Hobbs Rd/Chaney Thompson Rd. (Graphics source: MGN Online) Police said the incident happened in the area of Hobbs Rd/Chaney Thompson Rd. (Graphics source: MGN Online)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Huntsville Police are investigating after they said three men robbed another man at knifepoint.

Police said the incident happened around 2:15 Thursday morning.

The victim told police he was walking towards a friend's house in the area of Hobbs Road and Chaney Thompson Road when the three men got out of a vehicle, tackled him, and held a knife to his throat.

The victim told police the men took his money and medication then got back in the vehicle and drove off.

The victim suffered some minor injuries.

Police said the case remains under investigation.

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