Two males suspected of attempting to rob a 23-year-old man at 9:42 p.m. Monday in the 200 block of Virginia St. are in police custody.
The suspects approached the victim at his home, demanded cash and then fled in a car. The victim tried to follow the two suspects in his car, but he lost them, according to a press release by the Racine Police Depratment.
Learning that one of the suspects lived in the 1400 block of West 6th St., the investigators were able to obtain a search warrant to collect evidence and the suspects were found inside the home.
The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information about the crime can call the Racine Police Department at (262) 635-7756. Those who wish to remain anonymous may contact Crime Stoppers at (262) 636-9330, or text 274637 (CRIMES). Text message should begin with RACS.
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