Arrests made in attempted knifepoint robbery

Two men have been arrested in connection with an attempted knifepoint robbery at a downtown intersection Thursday night.

Vic-PD patrol officers were called to the intersection of View and Broad streets just before 8:30pm after receiving a report of a man was brandishing a knife at two others.

Officers were able to take the suspect into custody without further incident.

The victims were not physically injured.

Further investigation led officers to seize a knife and take another man into custody for his involvement in the incident.

Police are recommending charges for assault with a weapon and the possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

Contact Us

If you have a news tip, story idea or to reach a radio host, contact us here.