Good Samaritan robbed at gunpoint in Greensboro

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — A Greensboro man said he was robbed when he tried to help someone Monday night.

Police responded to Athena Court around 10:30 p.m. where the 52-year-old victim said he was robbed.

The man told police he was walking home near the intersection of Athena Court and Isler Court when he heard someone call for help.

The victim walked towards the subject who was calling for help to see if he could assist him. A second subject then walked out from behind a bush and pointed a handgun at the victim.

The suspects demanded the victim’s property and once the man gave them what they wanted, the suspects fled on foot.

The victim was not injured in this incident.

The first suspect was described as a black male, in his 20s, slender build, about 6’2” tall and was wearing a Carolina Panthers hooded sweatshirt.

The second suspect was described as a black male, in his teens or 20s, about 5’9” tall, wearing all dark clothing, and armed with an unknown type of handgun.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

Anyone with any additional information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000.

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