Man beaten, robbed by several men, police say
Victim said significant amount of cash taken
MADISON, Wis. — A Rio man was mugged by what the victim described as several men who jumped out of a van, according to Madison police.
A witness called police at 8:05 p.m. on Sunday after seeing the attack in the 2600 block of East Washington Avenue.
Police said they located the victim who said one of the attackers had a gun and that he believed he had been pistol-whipped. The victim suffered a bump to the head, according to police.
The 23-year-old victim told police the muggers took a significant amount of cash and his phone.