Delivery Driver Fights Back Against Robber

A delivery driver sustained minor injuries during an attempted robbery in Smithfield.

Around 10:00pm Tuesday, Smithfield Police said a driver was making a delivery at a home in the 500 block of N. 12th Street when he was approached by a man armed with a knife.  The driver fought back and the suspect fled on foot without taking anything from the victim.

The victim sustained minor injuries but did not require hospitalization.  Police did not disclose what company the victim worked for.

No arrests have been made.