Marine Week 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Visiting Marines robbed in St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/visiting-marines-robbed-st-louis <p><em>Updated 11:13 a.m. with information from St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Marine Corps spokeswoman comment.</em></p><p>St. Louis detectives are investigating an apparent attack on two Marines visiting the city as part of <a href="http://www.marines.mil/community/marineweekstlouis/Pages/home.aspx">Marine Week</a>.</p><p>Police say the incident happened early Monday. The Marines, ages 21 and 22, were walking in the area of downtown where Marine Week attractions are located. The victims told police that two young men approached them and offered to sell jewelry.</p> Wed, 22 Jun 2011 15:43:47 +0000 The Associated Press & Kelsey Proud 1476 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Visiting Marines robbed in St. Louis