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EBRSO: Victim mugged while walking in Shenandoah neighborhood Monday evening

11 months 3 weeks 3 hours ago Tuesday, July 03 2018 Jul 3, 2018 July 03, 2018 11:31 AM July 03, 2018 in News
Source: WBRZ
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BATON ROUGE - Deputies say a person was robbed at gunpoint while walking through a Baton Rouge neighborhood Monday.

According to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office, the incident was reported around 7 p.m. in the 15000 block of Chickamauga Avenue. The victim was reportedly walking along the sidewalk in the neighborhood when a vehicle carrying four men pulled up alongside them. An unidentified person then jumped out of the vehicle armed with a gun and took the victim's cell phone.

The suspect vehicle was described as a light-colored Nissan. The thief was described as a black male, about 17 to 25 years in age, just over six feet tall and with a slim to muscular build.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at 225-389-5064.

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