A prospect for the NHL’s St. Louis Blues was robbed at gunpoint Monday evening on the grounds of the town’s well-known Gateway Arch.
Authorities recommended Fox News a 20-year-old man and a girl, 22, had been approached by a suspect merely ahead of 7:30 p.m. and demanded their belongings and pointed a gun at them. The pair gave up their cell telephones, purse, pockets and keys, police acknowledged.
No one was injured.
On Tuesday morning, Doug Armstrong, president of hockey operations and first supervisor for the NHL franchise, acknowledged one amongst many victims is a prospect who was on the town for a rookie camp.
“Our player, who is in St. Louis for our rookie camp, is safe as local authorities work to apprehend the suspect,” he acknowledged in an announcement. “We will have no further comment at this time.”
The investigation into the theft is ongoing, police acknowledged.
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