Man mugged while trying to buy drugs, police say
Suspect arrested by police
A man who was trying to buy marijuana was mugged instead, according to a release from Madison police.
The 18-year-old man told police that he went to a parking lot on Portage Road Friday afternoon with a stranger with a plan to buy marijuana. Instead, the man was ordered to give up his wallet and cellphone.
Police later arrested Raymone D. Cheffin Jr., 26, of Madison, on suspicion of armed robbery and on a probation hold.
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