AKRON -- A man was confronted as he was in his back yard Wednesday night by a man who police say possibly had a gun.
Akron Police say it was shortly before 10 p.m. when the 42-year-old victim was approached by the suspect who demanded his belongings.
As the victim ran around the house police say the suspect caught up to him.
When the victim told the suspect he didn't have anything, police say the suspect punched him in the face and fled the scene.
The victim had minor injuries to his left eye and refused medical attention.
Police are asking anybody with information to contact their department.