Police: Suspects assaulted, robbed man in Greensboro

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3729 Farmington Drive in Greensboro (Google Maps)

GREENSBORO, N.C. —  Officials said four men pretended to be police officers, assaulted a man at gunpoint and stole his wallet Saturday in Greensboro.

The 19-year-old victim told police he was approached by the suspects at around 11:20 p.m. in the parking lot of Café Viet on 3729 Farmington Drive.

The victim told officers that the suspects yelled “freeze police” and displayed what appeared to be a badge. He said that they then assaulted him and stole his wallet.

Police said the suspects were seen leaving in a newer-model 4-door black vehicle.

Complete descriptions of the suspects were not released.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000.