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Fisherman assaulted and robbed by 3 men in Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

Springfield police say three men assaulted and robbed a fisherman Sunday night at Riverfront Park.

According to our media partner, Masslive.com, it happened around 10 p.m. on the Connecticut Riverwalk and Bikeway, where fishermen often go to fish.

Masslive.com said the suspects took the fisherman's wallet.

Springfield police are still searching for the suspects.  Authorities said the men looked to be Hispanic but haven't provided any additional information.

A CBS 3 crew is currently investigating this story and there will be updates as we learn more information.

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