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Pakistani-American college student lied about being abducted, racially assaulted & robbed. 2017-05-25 New York City NY
Queens College student recants story about being robbed, threatened by masked men: police sources
Unnamed Pakistani-American college student in Hillcrest, Queens initially claimed that 3 masked men in a black van abducted, racially assaulted & robbed him. He later recanted his claim to the police.