Robbery reported near Ithaca's southwest

Ithaca Police say a man was robbed at knifepoint in the city's southwest Monday afternoon off the South Geneva Street bend.

At around 6:56 p.m., Ithaca Police Officers took a report of a robbery that had occurred in the 100 block of Wood Street approximately an hour earlier. The male victim reports that another male had taken some property of his when he was not paying attention to it. The male victim confronted the male suspect to get his property back. The male suspect then displayed a knife, and refused to return the victimís property. This incident is currently under investigation.

The Ithaca Police Department is asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact IPD

Staff Reports Aug 7, 2017