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Spokane Police: 3 separate "street mugging" incidents

SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane Police responded to 3 separate "street mugging" type incidents over the weekend. Major Crimes detectives are asking citizens for help in identifying suspects.

The first robbery occurred early Saturday morning (4/10/10) at about 4am near Sprague and Washington. The second occurred near Riverside and Washington within the same time frame. The third occurred at 2200 West Wellesley, also within the hours of 2am and 4am.

Witnesses were approached by three white males, wearing dark shirts. A black handgun was presented in a threatening manner, while suspects were demanding personal items from the victims. One suspect was described as 6'00 to 6'01", weighing between 230 and 300 pounds. One suspect was wearing a dark shirt with "FBI" on it. All were seen in a white or light colored sedan.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Crimestoppers.

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