A 17-year old Saint Cloud resident said a man tried to rob him in an alley in the 200 block of 5th and 6th Avenues South just after midnight Saturday.
The victim told police that the man had a knife but did not get any of his property. The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries.
The assailant was described as a white male, short and heavy set, with a light colored beard, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, jeans and brown shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Saint Cloud Police Department at 251-1200.