The Storm Lake Police Department is searching for a suspect from an attempted robbery that was reported Tuesday morning.
According to information gathered on Tuesday, police were told that on Monday, Sept. 11, at approximately 9:30 a.m., an 18-year-old male was walking southbound in the 1000 block of Oneida Street. The male was approached by another subject who asked him for some money. The victim refused, at which time the subject asking for the money physically assaulted the victim. The suspect then fled on foot without getting any money.
The victim described his attacker as a Hispanic male, 5' 6" to 5' 8" in height, 20 years of age with dark short hair and wearing dark clothing.
The victim received an injury to his eye in the attack.
The Storm Lake Police Department is asking anyone with information on this incident to contact the police department at 732-8010.