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Police say robbers, including one armed with a handgun, took $20 from a man walking near a Little Rock library early Wednesday.

It happened around 4:40 a.m. in the area of Sidney S. McMath Library, 2100 John Barrow Road, according to a Little Rock Police Department report.

The 34-year-old victim told an officer that two people approached him and said, “You know what time it is.”

One of the robbers — a black male who stands about 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 160 pounds — had a black-and-gray handgun, police said.

The second robber was described as a black male who stands about 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 200 pounds. He reportedly had a red bandana over his face.

Authorities said the pair took $20 and fled south on John Barrow Road in a 1980s model gold Chevrolet Caprice.

No suspects were named, and no arrests had been made at the time of the report.


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  • abb
    April 25, 2018 at 2:17 p.m.

    "You know what time it is?"....yep. Time to switch from .380 ACP to 10mm and shoot back!

  • condoleezza
    April 25, 2018 at 2:26 p.m.

    abb. When someone already has a gun pointed at you, you won't have time to fire back. And it is certainly not worth shooting someone over $20.

  • titleist10
    April 25, 2018 at 4:02 p.m.

    Why isn't the black community involved in working to reduce black crime? All they do is complain about the police