Fitchburg police investigate armed robbery on High Ridge Trail
Victim also punched in the face
FITCHBURG, Wis. — Fitchburg police are investigating an armed robbery and battery on the 2200 block of High Ridge Trail.
Officers received the call around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday. When officers arrived, the victim told them he had also been punched in the face. According to police, four men drove up to the victim in a silver or gray SUV in a parking lot. The men got out of the SUV, one of them had a gun and pointed it at the victim. The suspects took money from the victim and then punched him in the face. The suspects then drove away toward Fish Hatchery Road.
The armed suspect is described as a heavy-set, Hispanic male around 5 feet 7 inches with a thin mustache. He had diamond studded earrings, and was wearing a blue or dark T-shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Fitchburg Police Department at 608-270-4300.