MADISON (WKOW) -- A 22-year-old Madison man was pistol whipped and robbed of his wallet Sunday morning.
It happened in a common area of a Cottage Grove Road apartment building. The victim states a man, in the company of two women, offered to sell him drugs.
He states the women then grabbed his arms and the man pulled out a handgun. The victim states he was struck in the face two times.
The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment of a cut.
The male suspect was described as a tall, thin black man, wearing a black flat brimmed hat. The women were both in their early 20's. One had black hair with blonde highlights; she was wearing a black jacket and dark jeans. The second female had short black hair and was wearing shorts and a black and white striped blouse.
This is not believed to be a random crime.