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Police: 2 Pedestrians Robbed At Gunpoint Within Minutes In Norwalk

Norwalk police said two pedestrians were robbed at gunpoint overnight.
Norwalk police said two pedestrians were robbed at gunpoint overnight. Photo Credit: Norwalk Police Department

NORWALK, Conn. — Norwalk police were investigating after two men were robbed at gunpoint within minutes early Saturday in the area near Woodward Avenue, according to The Hour.

The incidents appeared to be unrelated, police told the Hour.

In the first incident, a man was approached at about 1 a.m. by a group of five or six men wearing hoodies on a path between Carlton Court and the Meadow Gardens housing complex, The Hour said.

After one pulled a gun, the victim gave up several items and was not harmed, The Hour said.

About 10 minutes later, three men approached a man walking on Woodward Avenue and pulled a gun, The Hour said. He also gave up belongings and was not harmed, police told The Hour.

Anyone with any information on the incidents is asked to contact the Norwalk Police Department at 203-854-3000.

Anonymous tips can also be left at the Norwalk Police Tip Line at 203-854-3111, online at the Norwalk Police website at www.norwalkpd.com , or via text message by typing “NPD” into the text field, followed by the message, and sending it to CRIMES (274637).

Click here for the story at The Hour.

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