Man says passengers robbed him

An Augusta man said he was robbed at gunpoint late Friday, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office report.

The man told police he was giving two men, whom he said he knew vaguely, a ride about 11 p.m. Friday when one man pulled out a firearm and demanded money, an incident report stated.

The robbers took $300 cash and some items from the man's wallet and then fled on the foot, according to the report.



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