WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – Police say that a Warren man was robbed of $300 after his vehicle broke down.
On Saturday, a male and female approached him to offer assistance and then took him to a white house on North St., according to a police report. Police said they told the victim they were calling a tow truck.
He told police the couple walked him to a back room of the house and assaulted him, going through his pockets and taking $300 cash while threatening him with a hammer.
The police report stated that one of the subjects claimed to have a gun and after about an hour, the victim was hit in the face.
Once he was able to leave, the victim made his way back to his vehicle and contacted a tow truck.