One on the robbers struck the victim on the back of the head knocking him to th…..
Springfield Man Robbed At GunPoint While Working On His Car
SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – Just after 9:00PM Tuesday evening, Springfield Police were dispatched to a residence on Circle Dr in regards to an armed robbery. The robbery had just occurred moments before police arrived at the home.
Police were told by the (male) victim that three black males all armed with handguns had just robbed him. The victim stated that he was in the rear of the home working on a vehicle when the three men approached him. The victim stated that all three men were armed with guns as they approached him.
Type of scanner taken
The three men were wearing dark clothing and caps with “stocking type masks,” according to an official police report obtained by Smokey Barn News. According to the report, one on the three robbers struck the victim on the back of the head knocking him to the ground. One of the robbers reached in to the victim’s pocket taking a wallet and an Action Auto Scanner similar to the one pictured (RIGHT) was also taken.
After striking the victim on the head and taking his property the three men fled on foot. Police tried to locate the suspects with a canine unit to no avail. According to police, the victim had a large contusion on the back of his head. The victim told police that all three men were about 5’10 with medium builds.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Springfield police at 615-384-8422 or Crime Stoppers at 615-382-3799. All information is anonymous and Crime stoppers will pay up to $1000.00 for information that leads to an arrest.