Police investigate strong arm robbery in Columbia
Victim says he was robbed while trying to buy cell phone
Police are investigating a strong arm robbery Sunday.
Police say a Columbia man was robbed by two men from whom he planned to buy a cell phone.
The strong arm robbery happened at the Broadway Village apartments in east Columbia Sunday night.
The victim says he was meeting the suspects to buy a phone when they beat him up and took the money he planned to give for the phone. The suspects broke the victim's glasses, so he was unable get a good description of the suspects.
If you have information that can help police in their investigation, call (573) 875-TIPS (8477).
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