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SLCPD hunts armed bicycle-riding bandits

First Published      Last Updated Aug 05 2014 09:47 am

Police are looking for two armed bicycle-riding bandits who assaulted and robbed a pedestrian on a northwest Salt Lake City street.

The 32-year-old male victim told officers the incident occurred about 7:20 p.m. Monday as he walked near 700 W. North Temple.

The suspects — described as a 35-year-old short, skinny white man with neck and arm tattoos, and a 22-year-old, 6-foot-5 Latino of husky build — rode up to him and demanded money. At one point, the victim was struck on the head with handgun.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call SLCPD at 801-799-3000, or anonymously text to keyword TIPSLCPD and 274637.


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