Victim robbed of cash and cell phone near dorms

A strong-arm robbery took place in Parking Lot 27 by the dorms on Saturday, said the University Police Department.

The robbery occurred at approximately 10:30 p.m. when an unknown male suspect approached and demanded the victim’s cash and cell phone.

No weapon were seen, and no one was injured.

Staff, faculty and students should be aware of their surroundings, avoid walking alone, report any suspicious activity to the police, and use emergency Blue Light phones to contact University Police Department, department officials said. For emergency call 9-1-1.

If you have information about this robbery, call University Police at (559)-278-8400.