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Drug deal turns into armed robbery in church parking lot

Police said the robbers stole the victims' cell phones, cash and a vehicle. Police said the robbers stole the victims' cell phones, cash and a vehicle.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

Police said three males were robbed after trying to make a drug deal.

The armed robbery happened in the parking lot of Bethany Baptist Church on Kavanaugh Drive around 7:50 p.m. on Friday.

The three victims, one a minor, told police they were in the oldest victim's vehicle in the parking lot in order to meet someone to purchase marijuana. The victims said five unknown males approached the vehicle and pointed a handgun at them. The robbers reportedly took the victims' cell phones and cash, as well as the vehicle.

No injuries were reported. No one has been arrested yet. This investigation is ongoing.

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