Robbers assault man outside party, steal cellphone, police say | Crime
Police said a Madison man was assaulted and robbed early Sunday in downtown Madison.
The Madison Police Department said a 21-year-old was in the hallway of an apartment building on the 500 block of University Avenue at 1 a.m.
The victim told police he was just outside an apartment where a party was taking place when three men approached him. One man punched him and the victim fell to the ground.
The attackers demanded money but he didn't give them any, police said. The victim's cellphone fell out of his pocket during the assault and the attackers fled with it.
Police said the victim reported the robbery Monday night.
The report did not include a description of the robbers.