NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - City police are investigating the robbery of a food delivery man who was attacked by three men Tuesday as he got in his car after delivering food to a Baldwin Street home, authorities said.

The robbery occurred about 11:53 p.m. on Baldwin Street, between Jones and Nichol Avenues, after the victim got in his car and one man entered the vehicle and pushed a hard object against the victim's side, Rutgers University police said in an alert.

Two other attackers then removed "items of value" from the car before all three of them fled towards Jones Avenue, police said.

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Rutgers police said the victim, who was not physically injured, is not affiliated with the university.

Police said descriptions of the attackers are limited and gave no other details about those men or the items that were stolen.

University police, who issued the alert to warn the community, said New Brunswick police are urging anybody with information about the crime to call the Detective Bureau at (732) 745-5217.