Robbers storm apartment

Robber brandished handgun
Robbers storm apartment

Two men entered a Vilas Avenue apartment Sunday night and robbed the three men inside, according to Madison police.

Police said the two robbers were in their teens to early 20s with medium builds and they entered the apartment in the 1200 block of Vilas Avenue at about 11 p.m. The men cut through a screened bedroom window to enter.

The robbers entered the living room, displayed a handgun and ordered three victims who were watching TV to get to the ground. According to police, the men asked for money and for the victims to put their cell phones on a nearby coffee table. The robbers also took a game system, games and laptops.

The robbers were described as black, in their 20s, 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 160-170 pounds. One wore a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt and the other wore a gray hooded sweatshirt.