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Three men arrested in connection with string of robberies in central Winnipeg

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Winnipeg Police have arrested three men in connection with several strong-arm robberies in central Winnipeg this month.

The investigation found that the victims were confronted by one or two suspects demanding money and personal property.

None of the victims were injured but an undisclosed amount of cash and personal possessions were stolen.

During some of the robberies, the suspects identified themselves as undercover police officers.

The three men, aged 22 to 38, are facing a number of charges, including robbery, impersonating a police officer and failing to comply with a probation order.

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Updated on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 1:29 PM CDT: corrects headline typo

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