Urbana police investigate armed robbery
URBANA — Police are investigating an armed robbery Friday night in Urbana.
According to an Urbana police report, a 44-year-old Champaign man was on the 1700 block of East Florida Avenue, U, at 10:40 p.m. Friday when he was approached by a man and a woman, with at least one of them displaying a gun.
The robbers took two cellphones and cash, damaged a motor vehicle and left the scene, police said.
The victim was not injured, according to police.
One robber was described as a black woman. She is 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. She has black hair, brown eyes and medium skin and was wearing a Pelle jacket and blue jeans.
The other robber was described as a black man. He is 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds. He has black hair, brown eyes and a stocky build and was last seen wearing a large brown coat with a grey hoodie.