Trumbull Police are investigating an attempted robbery of a private security guard while\u00a0he was on duty in the Oakview Drive area of town. On Thursday March 9th, at approximately 7:00 pm, the guard stopped behind a silver\u00a0colored Toyota Corolla, parked in the area of 100 Oakview Drive. He exited his vehicle,\u00a0and was approached by the suspect, who was the operator of the Toyota. The suspect asked the guard for a light and when the guard looked away, the suspect\u00a0struck him in the face and said \u201cGive me what you got\u201d. A scuffle ensued, the suspect broke free and fled the scene in his vehicle driving off\u00a0towards Old Town Road. The guard received minor injuries during the altercation. The suspect was described as an African American male, approximately 5\u20198\u201d, 150\u00a0pounds, with short facial hair. He was wearing a dark colored hoodie at the time. Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact the Trumbull\u00a0Police Department directly at 203-261-3665 or via the anonymous and confidential Tip\u00a0Line at trumbull-ct.gov\/police.