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Robbers Hold American Idol Star Scotty McCreery at Gunpoint

No arrests have so far been made in connection with the robbery

Former American Idol winner Scotty McCreery was held at gunpoint Monday at his friend’s apartment in North Carolina. Raleigh Police say three men broke in, told everyone to remain down and count to 100 before moving.













The assailants stole the victim’s wallets after holding the victims at gunpoint.

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