Law & Order

WOMEN ROBBED NEAR ATM: A man in his 30s robbed two women at gunpoint Monday after they visited an ATM near Vintage Faire Mall, Modesto police reported. About 9:30 a.m., the women went to the automated teller machine, then returned to their vehicle. A man with dark blond hair and wearing a blue sweatsuit with a white stripe on it opened the car door and used a small-caliber, black handgun to rob them. They gave him two cell phones and a small amount of cash, Lt. Scott Blom said. The man last was seen running through the parking lot. Police are checking nearby security cameras as part of the investigation, Blom said.