School warns parents of middle students being robbed

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Three middle school students say they were robbed at gunpoint Tuesday morning but only one has filed a police report, according to Metro Police. 

Officers said the student was walking to Mike O’Callaghan Middle School when he was robbed in the 6700 block of Cherry Grove around 6 a.m.

Police said the male suspect was in an SUV when he approached the student and showed a handgun. The victim tried to run, and the suspect got out of the vehicle and chased and tackled the student before robbing him.  The suspect fled the area.

The school posted the following letter on its website.

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