Police investigate Davis robbery attacks | Crime
DAVIS, CA - Davis police were investigating two robberies reported by victims on Sunday.
At 7:30 p.m. at Slide Hill Park, the victim arranged to meet the seller of electronic equipment, said police Lt. Glenn Glasgow. As the victim took money from his wallet, the "seller" grabbed the money, pushed the victim to the ground and fled to a dark-colored sedan. No weapon was seen.
The victim described the robber as an African-American man, about 20 years old and about 5 feet 10 inches tall. He wore a red hoodie sweatshirt and blue jeans.
The victim told police there were two other men with the robber. The second man was described as Hispanic and also about 20 years old and 5 feet 10 inches tall. He wore a black hoodie sweatshirt and blue jeans.
The victim did not have a description of the third individual.
In what police believe was an unrelated robbery, a person told officers he was walking in the area of E. 8th Street and Pole Line Road at approximately 2:30 Sunday morning when three or four males confronted and attacked him, taking his personal belongings, Glasgow said. The victim did not report seeing a weapon. No other information was available.
Anyone with information about the robberies was urged to contact the Davis Police Department at (530) 747-5400.