New Castle News

October 9, 2012

Man reports armed robbery

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — New Castle police are investigating a report of a robbery in a parking lot on Garfield Avenue.

A man told police he was standing on a sidewalk around 9:30 p.m. Thursday when two men approached him. He said one pointed a gun at him and they told him to “run your pockets.” He said they took his wallet out of his pocket, then ran.

The man said his wallet contained $386 and various cards.