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Citgo Robbery

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 06:09 AM
Written by Dennis Siddall
Category: Local News
Citgo Robbery


By Stan Maddux

La Porte City Police are investigating a robbery outside a gas station.

Early Sunday....a 20 year old man told police he was outside Citgo

at Lincolnway and Tipton St.

A man approached asking to use his cellphone.

Quickly....he said the suspect punched him in the face.

The victim fell to the ground and was being kicked when two other

individuals joined the attack.

At one point...police say the victim had his wallet taken and the three men

fled in a white Cadillac.

They were all described as black with two being heavy set and wearing


At least one of the attackers had corn rows in his hair.

Police say the victim had a swollen eye and was holding his left side.

He did not have any cash in his wallet but the wallet did contain a food stamp card




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