Pot purchase ends with man robbed at gunpoint | Crime
A Jonesboro man told police he was robbed at gunpoint Monday afternoon while he was trying to buy marijuana.
According to the initial police report, the 22-year-old man agreed to meet a man known only as “Phat” at the College Corner Apartments in the 1800-block of East Johnson Avenue to purchase pot.
When the man arrived at the location, he followed “Phat” behind one of the buildings to meet another man identified as “Teek.”
Once behind the building, the victim said “Phat” and “Teek” both pulled out pistols and ordered him to hand over his money and cell phone.
After getting $173 in cash and his iPhone 4s, the victim said the two men sped off in a blue Cadillac with large rims.