NIAGARA FALLS – A 22-year-old Niagara Street man was robbed of $500 Friday by two men who accused him of “cooperating” with police investigating a recent shooting, police said.

The victim was in an alley between 19th and 20th streets about 4:10 p.m. when confronted by two gunmen – one involved in the shooting under investigation, police said. The gunmen fled with a necklace and the cash, police added.