Police are searching for two suspects who reportedly robbed and assaulted a man early Friday morning in Kennewick.
Ryne Jones, 27, told police he was walking near Third Avenue and Date Street around 1:10 a.m., when two men confronted him and stole two backpacks he was carrying, police said. Jones claimed he didn’t know the men.
The suspects left in a white pickup truck, police said. Both are described as middle-aged males.
Jones was treated for non-life threatening injuries at Kennewick General Hospital.
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Anyone with information about the incident can contact Tri-Cities Crime Stoppers at 509-586-8477, 1-800-222-8477 or www.tricitiescrimestoppers.org. All calls are confidential.