A fast food delivery man in Nicosia was attacked and robbed in Aglandjia on Monday evening.
The 33-year-old man told police the incident happened at 9.30pm.
While he was on the way to deliver an order an unknown person attacked him, hit him and grabbed his takings before fleeing.
The attacker is described as about 1.80 metres tall. He was wearing a black tracksuit and his face was covered with a red handkerchief.
The 33-year-old visited Nicosia general hospital where he received first aid and was discharged.