Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Massachusetts Man Robbed at Gunpoint for "Top Three" Air Jordan 1's

Reported acts of violence surrounding sneaker culture is unfortunately an all too common occurrence. The latest case took place late on Monday night in New Bedford, Massachusetts when a 23-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint for a of "Top Three" Air Jordan 1s. According to South Coast Today, the incident stemmed from the unnamed victim arranging a meet up to sell the sneakers at Hazelwood Park through Facebook. The man was approached by two prospective buyers, but the sale went bad when one of them pulled out a gun and ran off with the sneakers. Police responded to the call, but were unable to apprehend either of the men involved in the robbery.

Sale of expensive Air Jordan shoes goes bad in New Bedford

NEW BEDFORD - The sale of a pair of expensive Nike Air Jordan 1 Top Three basketball shoes - arranged online - went bad Monday night when one of the buyers pulled a gun and ran off with just one of the sneakers, police said.A 23-year-old man told police he made arrangements through Facebook to sell a pair of black, red and blue Nike Air Jordan 1 Top Three sneakers at Hazelwood Park, said Lt.