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Man threatened with brass knuckles, robbed on Penticton street

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June 28, 2017 - 6:30 PM

PENTICTON - Penticton RCMP are investigating an armed robbery that took place on a Penticton street last week.

Cpl. Don Wrigglesworth says police received a call on Tuesday, June 20, around 11:30 p.m. from a victim who said he’d been threatened by a man with brass knuckles at the corner of Argyle Street and Windsor Avenue.

The suspect took the 20-year-old's wallet and and iPhone.

Wrigglesworth says the suspect is described as Caucasian, around 25 years old, with long, wavy hair and approximately 6' tall. He was wearing a black T-shirt with green letters and blue jeans.

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