CHICAGO (CBS) — A man and a woman were robbed Wednesday night about two blocks away from former President Barack Obama’s home in Kenwood.

Police said the 28-year-old woman and the 27-year-old man were walking near 49th and Greenwood around 11 p.m., when two men walked up and announced a robbery. The robbers claimed to have a gun, but never showed one.

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The robbers stole a Coach purse, an iPhone 7, a Moto X phone, and a blue wallet, police said. The suspects fled the scene in a silver hatchback.

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The robbery happened about two blocks north of the Obama family’s Chicago home, near the corner of 51st and Greenwood.

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No one was in custody Thursday morning. Area Central detectives were investigating.