Joggers Robbed In And Near Overton Park

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(Memphis) Police have increased patrols in Overton Park to try to catch the people behind robberies in and near Overton Park.

A jogger was running in Overton Park Sunday just before noon when two men attacked him, beat him and stole his cell phone.

The man was not seriously hurt.

The thieves got away.

This is one of eight robberies recently in the area.

Two 14-year-olds have been arrested in connection with three robberies in the area last month, but not in this latest attack.


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