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Bicyclist robbed and pistol-whipped in OTR

A bicyclist was robbed and pistol-whipped outside an Over-the-Rhine bar early Tuesday. (FOX19 NOW/file) A bicyclist was robbed and pistol-whipped outside an Over-the-Rhine bar early Tuesday. (FOX19 NOW/file)
OVER THE RHINE, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati police are looking for three robbery suspects after a bicyclist was held up at gunpoint and pistol-whipped outside MOTR Pub early Tuesday.

Officers responded to the intersection of Main and Woodward streets about 2:30 a.m., said Lt. Tim Brown, the night chief.

The victim said he was riding his bike when three men, including one armed with a gun, robbed him of his cell phone and wallet. Then, one of the suspects struck the man in the head with a gun.

The suspects ran off toward Race and Green streets and remain at large.

The victim was treated at the scene.

Anyone with information about this offense is asked to contact Crime Stoppers: 513-352-3040.

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