Police seek robber
Published 9:47 pm Monday, July 23, 2012
Police are working with a scant description of a robber who held up another man at gunpoint on Sunday night.
The 24-year-old male victim reported he had been robbed about 10:55 p.m. as he walked on Jackson Street after leaving a friend’s house, city spokeswoman Diana Klink said.
The victim reported the male subject came up from behind him, held him up at gunpoint and took his handgun and wallet.
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Because it was dark out and he was approached from behind, the victim told police, he didn’t get a good look at the suspect. However, he was able to tell them the suspect was a black male between 30 and 40 years of age.
Anyone who has information is asked to call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Callers to Crime Line never have to give their names or appear in court, and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.