Woman has iPhone stolen at gunpoint near campus
Victim's backpack also stolen
An armed robber got away with an iPhone and a backpack late Tuesday after holding up a woman at gunpoint on a street near campus, according to Madison police.
The incident occurred around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of Mills Street.
According to police, the victim was walking down Mills when a man approached her from behind and demanded her belongings. When the victim turned around, she saw the man had a handgun.
Police are looking for an African-American man between 20 and 25 years of age, 5 feet 9 inches tall, 150-160 pounds, with short hair. He was last seen wearing a gray zip up hooded sweatshirt with an orange shirt underneath along with blue jeans.
Anyone who knows anything about the incident is asked to call Madison Police, or call Madison Crime Stoppers at 266-6014.
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