Armed Robbery Reported at Intersection of Main and Englewood

By University Police

Release Date: April 27, 2009 This content is archived.


Buffalo Police received a report of an armed robbery that occurred at the intersection of Main Street and Englewood Avenue at 2:05 a.m. on Monday April 27, 2009.

Three male suspects approached the victim and displayed a revolver. The suspects took the victim's iPhone and laptop. The suspects were last seen running through the Townsend parking lot and then behind Saint Joseph's Church.

The suspects were all described as black males wearing dark clothing. The shortest of the suspects displayed the revolver and had some kind of mask. The victim was not hurt.

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