PATERSON, NJ - A 49-year-old city man told police he was robbed at gunpoint on the 400 block of 10th Avenue at about 11 pm Saturdfay night.

The victim initially thought he had been shot during the robbery, but it was later determined that he had only been struck with a "blunt object,'' police said. The victim was treated at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center. 

The victim described his attacked as a black male, five-feet, four-inches tall, 160 pounds, wearing a black jacket and blue jeans.