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71-year-old Amherst man robbed Friday afternoon

71-year-old Amherst man robbed Friday afternoon
Posted at 10:44 AM, Dec 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-08 10:44:30-05

Amherst Police are investigating the robbery of a 71-year-old Amherst man Friday afternoon.

Police say around 12:30 p.m. officers responded to a report of a robbery on Synder Woods Court and found a 71-year-old man who was robbed in his garage.

The suspect was described as a male, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a black and gray jacket and a black mask.

No weapon was reported at the time of the incident.

The victim sustained minor injuries and was transported to the hospital by Twin City Ambulance.

Anyone with information is asked to call Amherst Police at (716) 689-1311.

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