Men rob 21-year-old on State Street

Madison resident attacked during walk home

Madison police are investigating a strong-armed robbery that occurred in downtown Madison Wednesday.

Police say the 21-year-old victim is a Madison man who was walking home on the 400 block of State Street around 2:30 a.m. when he was approached by four men. The victim told police his attackers took some of his personal items and money by force.

The victim described the four attackers to police as males in their late teens to early 20s. One was described as black, wearing a purple baseball cap and a white T-shirt. A second robber was described to police as black, wearing a black do-rag and a white T-shirt. Police say the victim was unable to describe the other attackers beyond age.

Police say the victim was not hurt during the attack.