Police: Man robbed at gunpoint in U-District


SEATTLE - A man was robbed Saturday at gunpoint in the University District, according to the Seattle Police Department.


Police said the man was walking near Northeast 50th Avenue and University Way Northeast.


Several suspects approached the man and assaulted him. According to police, one of the suspects produced a silver handgun.


The suspects took the victim’s backpack and fled the scene on foot.


Police said a description of the suspects was not provided.