Smokey Barn News
Thursday, February 19, 2015
Springfield, Robertson County,Middle Tenn.
Armed Robbery In Springfield: Police Need Your Help
Two men were robbed at gunpoint by four men outside the Westgate Apartment complex in Springfield late Wednesday night. MAP The call came into 911 dispatch at 11:08PM.
According to Springfield Police Lt. William Watkins, one of the victims was hit in the head with a pistol as he tried to escape. He was bleeding and treated at the scene.
Police say the two victims were moving furniture at the time of the robbery. The four suspects approached the two men from opposite directions surrounding them police say, in what looks like a planned attack.
The suspects are described as four black males about six feet tall, slim with dark hoodies armed with semi-automatic pistols. The suspects demanded the phones, wallets and keys from the victims and fled on foot east towards Bransford Dr. MAP
If you have any information concerning this incident please contact Springfield Police at 615-384-8422 or Crime Stoppers at 615-382-3799.