GARY | A 69-year-old man was reportedly robbed as he was walking to his car located in the 2200 block of Broadway Sunday night.
Police said the victim was approached from behind by an unknown suspect around 10:55 p.m., who reportedly pressed an unknown object against the victim’s back. An undisclosed number of personal items were stolen, according to police. Police said the suspect then reportedly took the victim’s car keys and fled in his Black 2008 Mercury Grand Marquis with an Indiana license plate number 479APY.
Police have asked anyone with information about the case to contact Detective Eva Collins at (219) 881-1231.