The man and the woman he knew were in his apartment in the 2700 block of Riverside Drive when three men forced their way into the residence at about midnight, robbing him of cash, collectible coins and other items, according to police. The three men as well as the woman then fled the Riverglen apartment complex.
The victim, 47-year-old ride-share driver Jay Rothenberg, said had an “on again, off again” dating relationship with the woman he met when he gave her a ride, according to NBC 4.
Police said that for now that the robbery does not appear to be connected to other crimes.
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