Greensboro police investigate robbery

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Greensboro police car (WGHP file photo)

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police in Greensboro are investigating after a person was robbed on Friday.

Officers responded to the 400 block of McCulloch Street where the victim told police he came to meet an unknown person from a social media website.

The victim said he had met at this location several times before to buy construction equipment.

The person the victim was talking to sent the victim a message, saying he couldn’t meet him, but someone else would, according to police.

Police said the unknown man robbed the victim at the location, implying that he had a weapon.