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Man Robbed at Gunpoint on Pine Street in Hamden

Hamden police are investigating after a man was robbed at gunpoint on Sunday afternoon.

Officers responded to Pine Street around 3 p.m. after getting a report of an armed street robbery.

According to police, a 30-year-old Wallingford man, told them that he was meeting a relative. He said while he was standing on Pine Street, a vehicle described as a 4-door silver Honda with tinted windows, pulled up next to him.

A man exited the passenger door of the vehicle and pointed a gun at the victim before taking his wallet and cell phone, police said.

Officers said the man who exited the vehicle is described as having a young face and is 5'9" tall.

The vehicle then fled from the area towards Dix Street, authorities said.

The incident remains under investigation.

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