A male victim was robbed and assaulted Friday afternoon by four to six people near The Citadel mall in Colorado Springs, police said.
The robbery was reported shortly before 1 p.m. in the 700 block of East Citadel Drive, police said. The robbers demanded personal items and cash from the victim before fleeing.
The victim was taken to a hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.
Detectives with the Police Department's Robbery Unit took over the investigation. No arrests have been announced.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 444-7000.