Liberty man robbed at gunpoint

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Police responded to a call about a man being robbed at gunpoint around 1:05 a.m. Tuesday.

The victim said that a man with dreads down to his ears and a gold tooth entered his Hyundai and pointed a semi-automatic pistol at him, according to the police report.

The suspect ordered the victim to drive down Hillman Avenue, the report said, and the suspect began to pat him down and removed his wallet.

Police said the police removed $500 from his wallet, and then ordered him to drive to Zedaker, where he jumped out of the vehicle and ran.

The victim reported that the suspect did not take his wallet, just the money, and did not leave anything in the car. He said the suspect kept threatening to shoot him if he didn’t comply.

No suspect has been identified at this time.