Crime - Sacto 911

Razor-wielding robber holds up man in midtown

A robber armed with a razor blade tried to hold up a man in midtown on Sunday.

Sacramento police said the man was approached by the robber armed with a razor blade about 5:30 p.m. Sunday near 21st and S streets. Police said the robber demanded the man’s property.

When the victim refused to comply, he was attacked by the razor-wielding robber. The victim received a minor cut.

Officers were not able to find the suspect when they arrived. Police described the suspect as about 5 feet 11 inches tall, with a medium build, wearing light blue faded jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt pulled down over his face.