Armed robber makes off with Fort Worth man's wallet, phone

Posted Monday, Jan. 07, 2013  Print Reprints

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FORT WORTH -- A gun-wielding assailant took a man's wallet and cell phone early Sunday in the parking lot of Morningside Apartments, 2900 South Freeway, police reported.

The victim, who wasn't injured, told police that he had just returned home from work about 12:30 a.m. and was getting out of his truck when a man rapidly approached him and showed a gun, the police report said.

After taking his wallet and phone, the suspect told the victim to get back into his truck and then fled on foot, the police report said.