Student Robbed on Washington U. Campus
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Police are investigating the armed robbery of a student on the Washington University campus.
KSDK-TV reports that a student was approached around 8:20 a.m. Tuesday in a parking lot. The suspect showed a gun and demanded the victim's laptop and cell phone.
The student was not hurt. Police are searching for a man who fled in a Pontiac Aztec.
The university sent an email to students and staff reminding them to give a thief what he wants, and to never chase him. The university also urged caution if a stranger approaches.