Crime Alert: Armed Robbery Reported on Central Campus

No injuries reported

On Sept. 2 at approximately 12:03 a.m., an armed robbery was reported near 1901 Erwin Road on Central Campus. The suspects displayed a handgun. They were last seen fleeing in an SUV on Erwin Road towards Ninth Street.The two suspects are described as dark complexion males, in their 20's, both about six feet tall.  One suspect wore a dark t-shirt, one had dark sweat pants.

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