New Castle News


April 17, 2012

Man robbed at gunpoint

NEW CASTLE — An employee of an East Side bar told police he was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot.

The worker said the incident occurred just after 10:30 p.m. Saturday at Club 26, when a man wearing a ski mask and hooded sweatshirt put a gun to his head and demanded money.

The thief took the man’s wallet, which contained $28, and ran, New Castle police reported.

Officers said they searched the area but did not find anyone fitting the man’s description.

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