Deputies: Delivery man robbed, struck with baseball bat - - Columbia, South Carolina

Deputies: Delivery man robbed, struck with baseball bat

RICHLAND COUNTY (WIS) - A delivery man was robbed and beaten for $25 Monday night just after he dropped off food at an apartment complex, according to investigators.

Curtis Wilson with the Richland County Sheriff's Department says the man was approached by two black males as he was returning to his car off Longcreek Drive around 11:00 p.m. The victim had just delivered food to a nearby apartment.

One of the suspects had a handgun and the other had a baseball bat, according to Wilson.

The two suspects demanded the victim's wallet, Wilson says. After taking his wallet, according to Wilson, the men hit him in the upper body with the baseball bat.

The wallet had $25 in it, according to Wilson. Authorities have not released the victim's condition.

If you have any information about this incident you are asked to call Crimestoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.

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