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Ferguson Township Police Investigating Gunpoint Robbery

by on July 02, 2016 12:29 PM

Ferguson Township Police are investigating a robbery with a handgun that happened on the Havershire Boulevard bike path Friday night.

A 26-year-old college male was jogging on the bike path at 9:15 p.m. when he was confronted by another male who pointed a handgun at him. The suspect took the victim's fanny pack and then struck the victim on the head with the gun.

The suspect fled on foot down the bike path toward Blue Course Drive. The fanny pack was found a short distance from the scene of the reported attack with all contents except cash.

The suspect is described as a black male, between 5-feet 10-inches and 6-feet tall and approximately 160 pounds. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark-colored sweatpants

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (800) 479-0050 or via the anonymous tip form at www.twp.ferguson.pa.us. Tips may also be submitted via Centre County Crimestoppers at [email protected]. Those providing information that leads to an arrest may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 from Centre County CrimeStoppers.



Geoff Rushton is managing editor for StateCollege.com. Contact him at [email protected] or find him on Twitter at @geoffrushton.
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