GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY - Police say five men tried to rob a person on First and Summit Streets in Greenville, not far from the ECU campus.
This happened just before 8:30 Thursday night.
Some witnesses saw the incident and intervened.
The victim had minor injuries.
Police say the suspects left on foot. Four of them headed toward Reade Street, while the fifth was seen walking toward First and Jarvis.
Officers say the men were not armed.
If you have any information, call Greenville Police.
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