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Police: Three armed robbery suspects at large

By Beatrice Epwene, WFMZ.com Reporter, BEpwene@wfmz.com
Published On: Dec 26 2013 10:51:15 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 26 2013 11:00:31 PM CST
EASTON, Pa. -

A 26-year-old man is the victim of a robbery which occurred Thursday.

Police report that at about 6:12 p.m. three men approached the victim and one demanded his wallet while the other two punched the victim several times.

The first man, who demanded the wallet, was armed with a handgun and he did take the victim's wallet.

The suspects then fled south toward the 100 block of W. Nesquehoning St. in Easton.

The victim did not require medical treatment, police say.

Police describe the suspects as follows:

A black male, approximately 30 years old, about 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighing about 250 pounds with short hair. He was wearing a dark sweat shirt.

The second suspect is described as a light-skinned black male, approximately in his late 20s, 6 feet 1 inch tall, and weighing about 180 pounds. He has short hair and was wearing a long-sleeved red shirt.

The third suspect is a dark-skinned black male with short hair, wearing a black hood.

The investigation is ongoing. Police are asking anyone with information to call Detective Leauber at 610-250-6780 or the Easton Police Department tip line at 610-250-6635.