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Two people attacked, robbed near Stratosphere

Two people were attacked and robbed at a 7-Eleven near the Stratosphere and one of them may have been sexually assaulted early Friday.

The incident happened about 2 a.m. outside of the business at 200 W. Boston Ave. near Las Vegas Boulevard South and St. Louis Avenue.

The two people were approached by three attackers who beat them and then took an unknown amount of cash, according to Metro Lt. CJ Jenkins.

A man was arrested and charged with robbery, kidnapping and sexual assault, according to Metro spokesman Michael Rodriguez.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

Contact Lawren Linehan at llinehan@reviewjournal.com or at 702-383-0381. Find @lawrenlinehan on Twitter.

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