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NIAGARA FALLS – A 42-year-old man told police he was leaving a relative’s house on his bicycle and was robbed at gun point at 3 a.m. Monday in an alley on 17th Street, between Whitney and Pierce avenues.

The victim told police he was stopped in the alley by two men, dressed in black one in his early 20s with a goatee and the other between 16 to 20 years old. He said the men asked him for a cigarette and when he reached into his pocket one man pulled out a handgun and demanded his money.

He said the men took $20 and then they told him to leave or they would shoot him. The victim said he fled then called police.