Man robbed while walking to work

03/01/2014 12:55 PM

03/01/2014 12:56 PM

A 47-year-old man was grabbed from behind, thrown to the sidewalk and robbed of his wallet early Saturday while walking to his job at Via Christi Hospital St. Francis.

Wichita police Sgt. Ron Hunt said the robbery occurred at about 5:45 a.m. in the 600 block of North Emporia. He said the victim was treated at the hospital for minor injuries, which included a bloody nose.

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