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NIAGARA FALLS – A 20-year-old man was the victim of a knifepoint robbery as he walked along the 1700 block of Walnut Avenue early Thursday.

The victim said two men jumped him as he passed by. He said the men punched him several times and one of them cut him on the right arm and wrist with a folding knife. The victim said he fell to the ground and was kicked in the head. The two suspects then fled with $60 cash and a lottery ticket.

The victim drove himself to Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center for treatment of his wounds, according to police.