MANATEE -- Two unknown men, one armed with a knife, robbed a victim in Bradenton Tuesday night, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
The 21-year-old victim was walking down 9th Street East in the 5900 block at 11:45 p.m. when he was approached from behind by the two suspects, one on a bike and the other on foot, according to deputies.
One of the men grabbed the victim from behind while the other punched him in the face, according to a report. They demanded that the victim give them his money and one armed himself with a knife.
The victim tried to get away and was cut on the hand with the knife in the process, deputies said. One of the suspects took money from the victim's pocket and both fled in an unknown direction.