Mpls. Police Investigate Attempted Robbery Near U of M Campus

Updated: 08/11/2014 2:54 PM
Created: 08/11/2014 2:32 PM
By: Lauren Beukelman

Minneapolis Police are seeking suspects in an attempted robbery of a University of Minnesota student near campus Saturday.

The student was walking near the intersection of 15th Avenue SE and 6th Street SE when he was pushed to the ground and one to three suspects demanded his valuables, police say.

The victim refused and ran away from the scene. No valuables were taken and he was not injured.

The victim was not able to provide descriptions of the suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Minneapolis Police at 612-692-8477 and reference case number MP-14-279309. 

A map of the location where a University of Minnesota student was the victim of an attempted robbery.
Photo; Courtesy of the University of Minnesota

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