Man Robbed of Cell Phone, Cash on Manchester Ave.
Sunday, September 8, 2013 • 8:44pm
PATERSON, NJ - A man was robbed at gunpoint shortly after daybreak Saturday morning on Manchester Avenue in the city.
According to Paterson police, a 5-foot-4, 130-pound Hispanic man in his 20s came up behind the victim, pointed a handgun at him and demanded his cell phone and his wallet shortly after 6:30 a.m. Although the suspect made off with the phone and cash, the victim was able to catch up to him on foot, but the suspect was able to wrest himself free after a struggle.
Anyone with information about the incident, which occurred between Totowa and Union avenues, can call (973) 321-1320.