Man robbed at bus shelter by man with handgun tucked in waistband of his pants, police say

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MADISON, Wis. — A 32-year-old Madison man reported being robbed Wednesday at 5: 22 p.m. near the intersection of East Johnson Street and North Third Street as he was seated at a bus shelter.

A police incident report said the man was at a bus shelter when a stranger approached. The victim told police he could see the man the robber had a handgun tucked into the waistband of his pants. The robber ordered the victim to give him all his cash. The victim gave him the cash, and the gunman ran away on foot.

The victim told police the man was black with a thin build and short dreadlocks. He was between 6 feet, 1 inch tall and 6 feet, 2 inches tall. The release said the man was last seen wearing a black beanie cap, dark winter coat, black jeans and sneakers.