From Security & Emergency Management:
This afternoon, at approximately 2:45 p.m. a student was the victim of an attempted robbery in Student Parking Deck 2 on Central Campus. The student was not injured and was able to get away from the suspect, who fled on foot.
At 3 p.m., a suspect fitting the same description robbed a student in Student Parking Deck 3. The suspect showed a handgun and took a book bag from the student, who was not injured in the incident.
CMPD and College Security are now interviewing a man believed to be the suspect in both incidents. Witnesses described the suspect as a tall white male, wearing all black clothing.
Officers are investigating both incidents. Anyone with information is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 704.334.1600 or College Security at 704.330.6632