Peoria man robbed by armed suspect

By WEEK Reporter

Peoria man robbed by armed suspect

March 21, 2013 Updated Mar 21, 2013 at 9:35 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Peoria man was robbed Tuesday by two armed suspects, according to Peoria police.

Police spoke to the victim, who said that he was walking eastbound on the 300 block of E Arcadia. He was then approached by two men.

One of the suspects asked the victim for his phone. When the victim refused, the suspect showed the victim a gun he had in his pocket.

The victim gave the suspect his phone and headphones and the suspects fled the scene.

There are no known suspects at this time.

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