Springfield Police: Man robbed by men in clown masks

The robbery happened in the Forest Park neighborhood.

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A man was robbed in Springfield Tuesday night by two men wearing clown masks.

Springfield Police Capt. Brian Keenan told 22News two men with a gun approached the victim from behind. The robbery happened at the intersection of Dickinson and Cliftwood Streets in the Forest Park neighborhood around 11:30 p.m.

Keenan said the man wasn’t hurt, but his money and cigarettes were taken.