GFPD: Random man robbed while walking home

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Published: Sep. 11, 2021 at 8:29 AM CDT
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GRAND FORKS, N.D. (Valley News Live) - Police in Grand Forks are looking for an armed robber who demanded money from a random man walking home.

The police report says on Saturday, Sept. 11 around 6 a.m., they were called about the incident.

The victim says he was walking home in the 300 block of N. Washington when he was approached from behind by a man who claimed he had a gun.

The robber then demanded the victim’s wallet, took it and ran.

The robber is described as a black man about 5′10″ to 6′2″ with a very slender build in his early 20s.

The suspect was wearing a red, black and green sweatshirt with blue jeans.

After the robbery, the victim was able to run to a gas station and call police.

Officers haven’t been able to find the suspect, but if you have any information on him, call police at 701-787-8000.

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