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79-year-old man robbed by man on rollerblades in Elkhart

ELKHART, Ind. -- A 79-year-old man was robbed Thursday afternoon after he agreed to give a man on rollerblades $1, according to Elkhart Police.

Police were called to the 400 block of S. Main Street around 3 p.m. Thursday to investigate the robbery.

The victim told police a man on rollerblades, between the ages of 16 and 18, asked him for $1.

When he pulled out his wallet to give the man the dollar bill, the young man grabbed his wallet and rollerbladed away, police said.

If you have any information in this case, please contact Elkhart Police.


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FaithScheetz 30 days ago
Saw a kid around that age the other day at Waller park. He frequents there. Looks like he doesn't bathe and has a skateboarder friend with him. Just find it strange since people dont rollerblade so much anymore
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