POSTED: 7:09 p.m. HST, Mar 9, 2011
LAST UPDATED: 5:33 a.m. HST, Mar 10, 2011
Big Island police were looking for three men who robbed a 56-year-old Hilo man in Hilo early Wednesday morning.
Police said the man was approached at 2 a.m. by three men on Banyan Drive near Lihiwai Street.
The men assaulted him and took his wallet and backpack.
Fire rescue personnel drove the man to the Hilo Medical Center for treatment.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call police at 935-3311 or CrimeStoppers at 961-8300 or 329-8181.