Man robbed at gunpoint

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DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — Police are investigating an armed robbery. It happened about 7:30 pm, Monday, in the 900-block of East Winter Street.

An 18-year old man from Terre Haute, Indiana, said he was approached by two men. One showed a handgun, pointed it at the victim and demanded his belongings. The suspects fled with the victim’s backpack and cellphone.

The first suspect is described as male, race unknown. He was wearing a gray hoodie and armed with a handgun. The second suspect is described as male, black. He was wearing black shorts and a black shirt. No one was hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward. 

Vermilion County Crime Stoppers 
(217) 446 – TIPS 
Danville Police
(217) 431 – 2250
 

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