A man armed with a baseball bat robbed another man Friday morning, Hagerstown City Police said.
Dewayne Mills was walking underneath an underpass with a 4-year-old girl near a grocery store in the 800 block of West Hillcrest Road when a man jumped off the railroad tracks and demanded money, police said.
By the time Mills reached the store to call police, the assailant had fled, police said.
The robber was described as black, 19 to 21 years old, 5 feet 10 inches tall and 150 pounds.
He was wearing black jeans, a turquoise sweat shirt and sneakers, police said.