Search on for robber who took pedestrian's cell phone, other items near SDSU

SAN DIEGO - San Diego State University police Wednesday were on the lookout for two men who robbed a pedestrian near campus.

The robbery occurred in the area of Pontiac Street and Rockford Drive, southeast of campus, shortly before 9 p.m. Tuesday, according to SDSU police.

One robber approached the victim from the front while the other approached from behind. They took the victim's backpack, cell phone and wallet, police said in a statement.

No weapon was seen and no one was injured, police said.

Police described both robbers as black, and said one was in his late 20s, around 6 feet 6 and last seen wearing a black sweatshirt and black workout pants.

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