Two men robbed in car near Citadel Mall

robbery weapon gun robbed graphic

Two men were robbed in their car near the Citadel Mall early Thursday morning, according to police.

Police said around 2:30 a.m., two men were headed northbound on Academy Boulevard when they stopped at the traffic light at East Portal Drive. Police said three men pulled up beside them, punched them, and forced them at gunpoint to give up their wallets, phones, and a backpack.

Police said the suspects ran away, and the victims continued to a friend’s house to call 911.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Local Stories

More Local