A man was robbed at gunpoint last night just before 7 p.m. on the 1600 block of Lincoln in North Berkeley. There has been a spate of armed robbery in North Berkeley recently. According to the Berkeley Police Department, the victim was sitting in his parked car when he was approached by a black male who presented a handgun and demanded the man’s property. The victim gave the robber his wallet and keys, and the suspect fled on foot. The police have no other leads on the crime. If anyone has information related to the crime, they can phone the police on (510) 981-5900.
Lance Knobel (Berkeleyside co-founder) has been a journalist for nearly 40 years. Much of his career was in business journalism. He was editor-in-chief of both Management Today, the leading business magazine... More by Lance Knobel