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El Centro resident robbed

(Armed robbery)…It was reported this week in El Centro.

Police say at around 9:00 pm the victim was walking in the 700 block of Commercial Avenue. The victim said the suspect rode up on a bicycle. He called to the victim. The victim turned around and saw the suspect with a hand gun pointing at him. The suspect demanded the victim’s wallet, gold chain, and everything else he hand on him. The suspect made off with the chain, a watch, and a cellphone. The suspect was wearing a beanie pulled down, covering his face. The victim described the suspect as a Hispanic male, in his late 20’s to early 30’s, around five feet seven inches tall and weighing around 180 to 200 pounds. Anyone with any information surrounding the suspect or the incident is being asked to contact the El Centro Police Department.