NORWALK - Police say three people beat up and tried to rob a man outside the Avalon Apartment Complex on Belden Avenue Wednesday night.

Police say Allan Lyle, Ashley Walls and Marzetta Williams attacked a man who was walking along a path between the complex and the Norwalk River.

Just weeks ago, a man was shot and killed on the same walkway.

Now, residents say they are scared to come home.

Family, friends mourn man shot, killed outside apartment