Police Scotland are seeking witnesses following a theft and assault in Torry early on Monday morning.
The attacker made off with almost £100 in cash, as well as a wallet and a mobile phone, following the incident which happened on Wellington Road between 3.30am and 4.30am.
Police said the suspect was about 25 with light coloured hair, large build, and was wearing a dark coloured hooded top.
He spoke with a local accent and is believed to have fled in the direction of South Esplanade West.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.