A victim reported being robbed at gunpoint Wednesday morning near Melrose and E Harrison.
Police were called to the area just after 10:10 AM to the report that a male suspect armed with a handgun held up the victim and took off with a backpack in the heist.
Police and a K9 unit were searching the area around Melrose and the connector trail where the suspect was last seen. He was described as a male in his 30s or 40s, with shoulder length dark hair, wearing a green puffy jacket, and carrying an olive green backpack.
There were no immediate arrests and no serious injuries were reported.