Victim struggles with suspects during armed robbery


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – A couple engaged the suspects robbing them at gunpoint Friday night at Waterplace Park.

The suspects approached the 20-year-olds at the Waterplace Park basin by gunpoint just before midnight, according to our news partners at the Providence Journal.

The male victim jumped into action, grabbing the gun and wrestling one of the suspects to the ground.

The second suspect took control of the situation, breaking up the fight and getting away with the victims’ purse, wallet, and car keys.

No one was seriously injured during the robbery.

The suspects are still at large as of Saturday evening.

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