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Northern Arizona Police and local law enforcement agencies are on the lookout for two male subjects who attempted to rob an NAU student Saturday evening on the Flagstaff Urban Trail System east of Knoles Drive.

According to NAU Police, a young man walking the FUTS trail around 8:45 p.m. reported that two men in dark hoodies and masks who were carrying knives, attempted to rob him of his wallet. The young man was superficially injured in the scuffle, but the suspects did not get his wallet.

NAU PD posted a message on its Facebook page and sent out an alert of the incident to NAU students. The department recommends that students walk with friends or call the Safewalk program for a safety escort at (928) 532-3611. Anyone with information about the alleged assault should call NAU PD at (928) 523-3611.

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Education/Business Reporter

Suzanne writes about education and business. She covers the local school district, charter schools and Northern Arizona University. She also writes the Sunday business features.

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