Police said a man attempted to rob a sandwich shop on the near west side early Saturday.
According to the Madison Police Department, when an employee returned to Milio?s at about 3 a.m. from a delivery, a man approached the employee and tried to force his way into the store.
The worker told police the man was holding a knife while he attempted to push his way into the store at 2145 Regent St., but the Milio?s employee was able to push the suspect out of the store.
Police described the man as white, about 6 feet tall, 200 pounds, and approximately 20 years old. Police also said the man had his face covered and was wearing a black hoodie.
Police said the man was seen leaving the area on foot.
No injuries were reported, police said.