3 Men Rob Man In Broad Daylight At Hobson Apartment Building

By Emma Koch - 21Alive

3 Men Rob Man In Broad Daylight At Hobson Apartment Building

September 6, 2013 Updated Sep 6, 2013 at 2:15 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened in broad daylight at an apartment complex on Hobson Rd.

It happened around 4 p.m. Thursday. The victim told police he was meeting a friend to play basketball in the apartment complex. He said he went up to the second floor of the building and that is when he was grabbed from behind.

Three men assaulted the victim. One man grabbed him, pulled his hair and hit him in the face before holding him in a choke hold while the other two men robbed him. One of the three men was holding a black revolver with a brown handle and threatened the victim.

The suspects are described as black males. One was smaller in size with long dreadlocks, approximately 21 or 22 years old. He was wearing a white tank top. The second suspect is described as healthy weight in his late 20s/early 30s with a beard. He was wearing a black shirt and camo shorts and a black hat.

If you know anything about this incident or the suspects, you are encouraged to call police.




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