New Castle News

May 16, 2013

Man reports being robbed on East Side

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — New Castle police are investigating a report of robbery on Arlington Avenue.

A 24-year-old man told police he had been in the 800 block, walking to a friend’s house, around 12:50 a.m. Saturday, when he was jumped by a man who stole his wallet and cell phone.

Police said the man had a knot on his forehead, was bleeding from the mouth and complained of pain in his chest.

The victim was taken to Jameson Hospital by ambulance for evaluation, police said.