A CrimeStoppers reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest in connection with an assault and robbery Saturday on the American Tobacco Trail.
The incident happened around 12:30 p.m. on Saturday between the South Street and Lawson Street entrances to the trail.
A man told officers he was walking on the trail when two men approached him and hit him with a wooden stick. The suspects took $13 and fled.
One suspect was described as a black male, 5 feet 8 inches tall and between 18 and 20 years old. He was wearing a red T-shirt and red shorts. The second suspect was described as a black male with a dark complexion, a slim face and dreads. He was 20 to 25 years old and was wearing a red T-shirt and red shorts.
The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening.
Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator K.D. Emanuel at (919) 560-4415, ext. 29306 or CrimeStoppers at (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.