Olneyville man beat, hit with chair in Burger King parking lot

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OLNEYVILLE, R.I. – An Olneyville man told police that he was held at gunpoint and beaten by five men Wednesday morning.

Wayne Samuelian, 50, was walking through the Burger King parking lot on Hartford Avenue when he was approached by five men.

The men punched Samuelian and hit him with a chair.

One of the men drew a gun and said “Wassup, wassup, wassup.”

Samuelian then ran to Sam’s Food Store and called police, and the men took off.

The incident is currently under investigation.

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