Man Pistol-Whipped and Robbed at Gunpoint; Incident Similar to Previous Area Robberies

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generic-police-lights5 picBATTLE CREEK, Mich. (June 2, 2014) — Police are searching for suspects they say robbed a man at gunpoint, and they say the incident fits the description of at least two area robberies that happened in May.

According to Battle Creek Police, the victim was robbed at Union Street and Sherman Road around 11:06 p.m. on June 1. They say three black males punched him and hit him in the head with a pistol, stole his wallet and cell phone, and ran off.

The victim was treated at the scene for minor injuries. A canine unit responded but couldn’t find the suspects.



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  • Refuse to Be Victim

    So how is banning guns ( from lawful citizens) going to stop gun crimes ?
    Think criminals have legal registered guns ?
    Think criminals will obey any new anti-gun laws ?