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D.C. Men Cite Trayvon Martin During Robbery Of Maryland Man

In Maryland, a man from Bethesda is recovering after being attacked and robbed by three men who yelled the attack was "for Trayvon Martin.''

A spokesperson with D.C. police says the attack occurred early Saturday morning in the 1700 block of Euclid Street NW in the Adams Morgan neighborhood.

The attackers took the victim's cell phone and wallet before leaving. The unidentified victim suffered minor injuries. The incident is being investigated as a hate crime

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