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Man Reports Being Robbed By Group Of Teens In Norwalk

A man told police that he was robbed by a group of teenagers int he area of Lexington Avenue and Olean Street in Norwalk.
A man told police that he was robbed by a group of teenagers int he area of Lexington Avenue and Olean Street in Norwalk. Photo Credit: Daily Voice file photo

NORWALK, Conn. -- A Norwalk man reported he was robbed by a group of teens on Lexington Avenue on Wednesday evening, police said.

Officers responded to the area of Lexington Avenue and Olean Street at about 5:30 p.m. on reports of a man bleeding in the area, police said. Officers located the man, who told them he had just been robbed by a group of people, according to police reports. The man had cuts on his forehead and nose and was taken to Norwalk Hospital.

According to police, the man said he was walking when he was attacked by a group of several teenagers. He described the attackers as a group of young black men and one heavyset woman, police said. He told police that they hit him and took the money out of his wallet before running off.

Officers searched the area and spoke with neighbors, police said. There were no surveillance cameras in the area where the robbery took place, police said. The incident was still under investigation.