According to a recent release from the Cape Coral Police Department, the items stolen during the strong-armed robbery that occurred on Santa Barbara Boulevard on Saturday have been recovered.
The victim has decided not to press charges.
The call was received on Saturday evening at approximately 6:20 p.m.
The victim reported that he was approached near the Publix in the Midpoint Center, 2420 Santa Barbara Boulevard South, in Cape Coral.
Reportedly, two males wearing hoodies “beat him up” and removed both his phone and his backpack. The two were described as follows:
Hispanic male wearing a black sweater and bandana.
White male with red hair and freckles
The two may have fled in a red sedan.
Should you have witnessed this robbery or have information that might be helpful to law enforcement, you are urged to call the Cape Coral Police Department at 239-574-3223. Additionally, information can be provided anonymously by logging on to www.capecops.com/tips or by texting to CCPD+”Your Message” to CRIMES (274637). Finally, you can call Crimestoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS. Lastly, information can be submitted to CrimeStoppers by calling 1-800-780-TIPS. Again, information can always be provided anonymously.
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