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UVA increases police presence after two late-night robberies

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA (WWBT) -

Two University of Virginia students were robbed on campus over the weekend, according to Charlottesville Police, prompting officials to increase their presence around the area.

Police say a 26-year-old student had her purse taken around 2:45 am on Saturday.

Less than an hour later, a 19-year-old male student reported being attacked and robbed by three men.

Police are warning that students should stick together, especially during the late-night hours.

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