Tuesday, December 4, 2018

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Gunpoint robbery near scene of fatal fire

POUGHKEEPSIE – An individual was robbed at gunpoint late Sunday night on Barclay Street, less than a block away from the Academy Street fire that has claimed at least four lives in Poughkeepsie.

Detective Lieutenant Matt Clark said the victim was robbed by four men, at least two of whom were black. One displayed a handgun. The victim was robbed of a cell phone and a pair of ear buds. 

The incident occurred at approximately 11:50 p.m. Sunday but was not reported until 1:30 a.m. on Monday. 

Anyone with information on this incident is being asked to contact the City of Poughkeepsie Police Department at 845-451-7577.

 


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