Two teenage brothers and their mother were attempting to sell aPlayStation Portable on Craigslist on Saturday when they were robbed atgunpoint, police said today.
The robbery happened at 12:55 p.m. Saturday, according to Sgt. SteveYarberry, spokesman for the Wichita Police Department.
The family had placed an ad for the PSP on Craigslist. A man saw the ad,called the family and arranged to meet them at 12:55 at the Taco Buenoparking lot in the 400 block of North Hillside.
When the family showed up, a man approached them, waved a gun andordered them to give him the PSP and their cell phones.
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"He dropped the magazine out of the gun and told them he wasn't playingaround," Yarberry said.
The robber then placed the items in a black duffel bag he was carrying,grabbed the mother's purse and ran off.
No one was injured in the incident and police were searching today forthe robber.