A Middletown man was held at knife point in Bear outside of the TD Bank on East Songsmith Drive during an attempted robbery Jan. 31.

The 26-year-old victim was standing outside of his car at around 5:20 p.m. when the suspect approached him, Delaware State Police said.

The unknown male suspect held a knife to the victim and demanded money.

The victim then pushed the suspect to the ground, and the suspect fled on foot, police said.

The suspect is described as being between 19 and 25 years old, about 5'6" tall, with an average build, wearing dark clothing.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Robbery Unit at Troop 2 at (302) 834-2630 Ext. 6.