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Robbery victim ‘punched and slashed’ with machete: Saskatoon police

A file photo of a Saskatoon police officer’s uniform.
A file photo of a Saskatoon police officer’s uniform. File / Global News

The Saskatoon Police Service is investigating a robbery that occurred in the Pleasant Hill neighbourhood on Friday evening.

According to police, at 9 p.m., a 26 year-old man was walking with another man when they were jumped by two suspects in the area of 20 Street and Avenue O.

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The victim was “punched and slashed with a machete” say officials.

The suspects took $70.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

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Anyone with information about this incident can call the SPS at 206-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.