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Victim robbed at gunpoint in Raytown after accepting ride

A man told police that he was robbed Thursday evening in Raytown after accepting a ride from two men he'd met earlier.

The victim called police shortly after 9 p.m. to the 9400 block of Missouri 350.

He told police that he met two men at another business and when they offered to give him a ride, he accepted.

Shortly after arriving at their destination, one of the men approached the victim and told him he forgot something in the car.

When the victim returned to the car, he was was held at gunpoint and his wallet was taken. The victim was not injured.

Police found and arrested the suspects in the 8600 block of Utopia Drive. The vehicle one of the suspects was driving had been stolen earlier Thursday.

The names of the suspects were not released. Charges are pending.

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