Gates Police investing armed robbery during sale
GATES, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Gates Police Department is investigating a Christmas Eve armed robbery.
Police say the victim had agreed to sell the suspect their PlayStation over the internet.
They agreed to meet in a parking lot, where police say the suspect flashed a handgun and robbed the victim.
Gates Police suggest using caution when meeting people for sales and using an area police department’s safe transaction zone to meet.