A 28-year-old Madison man was robbed of his cash after getting off a bus to buy a soda, according to a release from Madison police.

The man told police he encountered three men in the West Badger Road area at about 4 p.m. Saturday. He said one man put him in a choke hold while another took cash from his wallet.

The victim waited a half hour before calling 911, police said.

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