KENT -- Police are seeking two males who assaulted and robbed a resident at the College Towers apartment complex at 1800 Rhodes Road shortly after midnight.
According to authorities, the victim suffered minor cuts and scrapes during the incident in which two suspects stole several items.
The unidentified suspects fled the scene on foot.
The victim refused medical treatment.
Police say this incident "appears to be related to rumors of a shooting in the area that have spread quickly via electronic media." However, police say they have not responded to any such incident this morning.
Anybody with information is asked to contact the Kent Police Department.