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Man robbed while delivering pizzas in Lehigh Co.

Published On: Dec 16 2013 12:13:11 PM EST
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A pizza deliveryman was robbed as he was delivering food in Lehigh Co., police said.

It happened around 8:40 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of East Lynnwood Street in Salisbury Twp.

The victim told police he was delivering pizzas and other food in the area when he was approached from behind by a Hispanic man.


The man demanded the food, the victm's car and his cell phone.

According to a police report, when the victim refused to hand over anything, the man said, "Give me your money or I'm gonna stick you."

The victim then pulled out $8 and put it on top of the pizza boxes.

At this time, the victim saw another Hispanic man standing by his vehicle.

The man took the money and some of the food and the two men ran away toward East Susquehanna Street, police said.

The victim was not hurt.

The robbers are described as Hispanic males in their teens. One was wearing a brown sweatshirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Salisbury Twp. police department at 610-797-1447 or Lehigh County radio at 610-437-5252.