Armed robbery Monday night

A 24-year-old Gilroy man was robbed at knife point on the 8000 block of Church street at 10:30 p.m. Dec. 10. 

The victim reported that a 200-pound Hispanic man in his 30s with a goatee approached him in the dark, threatening him with a knife and demanding money from him. 

The victim handed over his wallet and the suspect fled on foot. Officers arrived within minutes of the crime, but could not locate the suspect. 

The suspect was allegedly wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, silver necklace and blue jeans. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Gilroy Police at (408) 846-0350. Parties wishing to remain anonymous may call We-Tip at 1-800-782-7463 (1-800-78-CRIME). 

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