Woman robbed with a gun, police seek tips

Police said the man came up from behind and grabbed her before threatening her with a gun.

Posted: Mar 4, 2018 9:17 PM
Updated: Mar 5, 2018 10:59 AM

EUGENE, Ore.-- Eugene Police are asking for the public’s help after a 21-year-old woman was robbed Saturday.

It happened around 2:40 a.m., according to police. They said a woman was walking on Hilyard Street, near E. 16th Avenue, when a man came up behind her, grabbed her and threatened her with a handgun, while robbing her. He then ran away.

The suspect is described as a black man in his 20's, approximately 6 feet tall. Police also said he may have a nose ring.

If you have any tips or information regarding the robbery, contact Eugene Police.

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