October 3, 2017 - 11:02 pm

UNC Police are investigating the report of a robbery occurring on the UNC Campus shortly before 10:30 p.m. Tuesday evening, October 3.

A female was reportedly approached by a male suspect, who assaulted her and took an amount of cash. The suspect is a black male in his late thirties, around 6-0 to 6-2 in height, with a slim build and short hair. He was wearing a red jacket and blue jeans and left the scene on foot in the direction of South Columbia Street. No weapons were reportedly involved.

This investigation is ongoing. Please refer to alertcarolina.unc.edu for updates. Anyone with information which might aid in the UNC Police investigation or anyone seeing suspicious activity should call 9-1-1 immediately. For a list of safety tips, see the following link: http://police.unc.edu/carolinasafe/tips/