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Posted at 09:37 PM ET, 09/03/2011

U-Md. student beaten, robbed near campus

This post has been updated to correct the time and location of the event.

A University of Maryland student who had been at a bar near the College Park campus was beaten unconscious and robbed Friday morning, authorities said.

The incident occurred about 2:15 a.m. in the 7400 block of Knox Road, the Prince George’s County police said.

The student was followed by two men whom he had met earlier at the bar, police said.

They began punching and kicking him, and he lost consciousness briefly, the police said.

When he awoke, police said, he found that his cellphone and wallet were gone.

Police said he was treated for minor injuries.

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