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A pizza delivery man who was taking a food order to an Erb Street address was robbed by a man who greeted him with a handgun, Buffalo police reported.

Police said the victim was shaken but unhurt after the incident about 1:15 a.m. Saturday.

The victim, who works at an East Side pizza shop, said the bandit pointed the gun at him and forced him to lie on the ground. The bandit stole the victim’s cellphone, $59 in cash and a food order worth $83. The thief fled through nearby backyards.