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USM student assaulted and robbed on campus

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A University of Southern Mississippi student was assaulted and robbed on campus Monday night, USM officials report.

At around 9 p.m., a male student was attacked by two men near Mississippi Hall. The two then escaped in a champagne-colored Ford Taurus. He reported his backpack missing after the incident.

The suspects were described as black males, one 5 feet 9 inches tall and the other 5 feet 11 inches tall.

No weapons were involved in the incident.

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