Verona police investigating armed robbery

By Danza Johnson/NEMS Daily Journal

Verona police are searching for a man who robbed another man at gunpoint Wednesday afternoon.

Authorities said a man was robbed of around $1,500 to $2,000 by another man at 4 p.m. at West 10th Street in Verona. The victim had come to the location to check into purchasing a junked car. After the robbery the unidentified male fled on foot.

No one was injured in the incident.

Individuals with information about the case are asked to call the Verona police department at 566-2215 or 566-2211.