Man robbed at gunpoint

NORCROSS - A Norcross man was robbed Friday at the Claremont Springs Apartments where he resides.

The victim said when he entered the complex's foyer about 8 p.m., the suspect came up behind him and hit him in the head with his hand. When police arrived at the scene, the victim had blood running down the back of his head.

The victim said after being hit, he began to run, but the suspect quickly caught up to him and put him in a bear hug.

The suspect pulled a pistol, told the victim he didn't want any trouble, took the victim's wallet and ran off.

The victim described the suspect as a black man in his early 20s with a black jacket, a black hat, a black pistol and a black bandanna around his face.

-From staff reports