85-year-old man robbed outside Patrick Henry Mall

Posted at 3:48 PM, Dec 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-12 23:14:27-05

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - An 85-year old man was robbed outside of Patrick Henry Mall on Friday night, police said.

The man was getting out of his car near the JC Penny's when two people approached him and showed a gun. One of them said, "Give me the money," according to police.

The victim gave the robbers his wallet, which had about $300 in cash, credit cards, an ID card, and his cellphone. The robbers then got into their car and hit a Jeep SUV, belonging to a 75-year old woman from Gloucester.

Police said no one was hurt in the incident.