‘My life is only $19 to you’: Pizza delivery man attacked during delivery in NC; 5 juveniles arrested
High Position, N.C. (WGHP) — A 61-calendar year-outdated pizza shipping person is grateful to be alive soon after becoming attacked Sunday afternoon all through a phony supply fall-off.
The target, who only wished to be recognized as Muhammad, reported he was dragged into a vacant dwelling, overwhelmed with a adhere, punched and robbed.
High Point law enforcement mentioned the assault occurred all over 4:54 p.m.
Muhammad informed law enforcement he had been robbed by five male suspects though he was generating a shipping to a a short while ago vacant house on Paramount Avenue.
“I opened the bag, he [took] my arms and four men all from inside of they also appear out and force me in the property,” Muhammad said.
Muhammad mentioned within the residence, the 5 robbers took $19 from his pockets, and tried to set him in a fridge.
“A person started out shouting ‘kill him, eliminate him,’ and a further reported, ‘hold on, to start with we acquire his revenue his revenue.’ I say I only have $19 and one particular dollar change in my pocket if you have to have, you take from my pocket. Why are you going to get rid of me for the income? You choose what you like,” he explained.
Muhammad stated the attack lasted 10 minutes. He escaped to a nearby neighbor for support and to phone the police.
All 5 suspects have been arrested.
A few of the suspects have been found and arrested through the K-9 look for. The fourth suspect was identified and arrested a quick time later when he attempted to get a passing driver to give him a journey.
The fifth and remaining suspect was arrested hours later.
In overall, 1 17-year-old, three 16-yr-olds, and a single 14-calendar year-old had been arrested. They are charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, misdemeanor assault with a lethal weapon, kidnapping and larceny of a motor motor vehicle.
Police say they wrecked the stolen auto in Thomasville, and a further human being was injured in that accident.
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