A 13-year-old student was robbed at gunpoint at about 6:30 p.m. Thursday while walking on Cedar Avenue after football practice, according to Macon police.
The boy said he was between Straight Street and Mercer University Drive when a man on a bike rode by him several times and asked for money.
The boy pulled out his pockets to show he didn’t have any money, but when he received a text message on his cell phone, the man on the bike pointed a gun at him, according to a police report.
The man on the bike took the phone and rode off, according to police.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 751-7500 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.