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Police investigating attempted robbery
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PLATTEVILLE — Platteville police are investigating an attempted robbery off Second Street near the Avalon Theater Friday.

The suspect is a white male in his early 20s, approximately 6 feet tall and 170 pounds with dark scruffy facial hair.

The victim was told to produce his wallet, and when the victim did not comply, the suspect pulled a knife. The victim fought the suspect, causing the suspect to flee and causing minor injuries to the victim, according to police.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact police, 348-2313.