Lakeview: Two women robbed at gunpoint early Tuesday

Two women were robbed at gunpoint as they walked in the Lakeview neighborhood early Tuesday, police said. No one is in custody.

The victims, both 22, were in the 3300 block of North Clifton when the gunman approached them, displayed a pistol, and demanded their property around 12:50 a.m. Both women handed over their purses and the offender ran away.

The man has a goatee, stands about 5’10” tall, and wore a blue hoodie with white gym shoes. One victim said he is white while the other said he is Hispanic.

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