Student robbed at knifepoint on UC Berkeley campus

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A UC student was robbed at knifepoint on campus Wednesday night. 

It happened on Observatory Hill. 

A 20-year-old man was walking west on a path from North Gate and approaching Haviland Hall when two people approached him. 

They took the victim’s backpack, which had his laptop inside. 

The robbers are also believed to be connected to an earlier armed robbery that happened on Ellsworth Street between Durant Avenue and Channing Way.

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