Metro Police are crediting hard work for the capture of 4 robbery suspects late Friday night.
A patrol officer was in the area due to recent reports of criminal activity.
An officer spotted the victim who appeared distressed with the suspects around 9 p.m. Friday near Dr. DB Todd Jr. Boulevard and Albion Street.
The 4 men fled on foot when they saw the officer, taking the victim's cell phone and cigarettes.
The victim told authorities 4 men approached him from behind and demanded his belongings at gunpoint.
Officers caught up quickly with the suspects charging 4 men with aggravated robbery.
The suspects' photos are being withheld pending possible lineups.