Red Deer RCMP are searching for three suspects who robbed a man at knifepoint in Eastview on Sunday morning.
Police say a man was walking to work about 7 a.m. near 39th Avenue and 44th Street when he was approached by three knife-wielding men.
One of them threatened him with a knife and punched the victim once. The three stole the victim’s backpack, cellphone and wallet before running east on 44th Street.
Police searched the area but could not find the men.
The victim was not injured in the attack.
The suspects are described as wearing black pants, black winter jackets and balaclavas. They are between five-foot-six and five-foot-eight (1.69 to 1.73 metres), with skinny builds and are between 16 and 19 years old.
Anyone with information should call RCMP at 403-343-5575 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.tipsubmit.com.