Robbery reported near U of M, police searching for 2 suspects and victim’s vehicle

The University of Minnesota Department of Public Safety says a robbery occurred Saturday evening in Dinkytown.

According to the report, at about 6:30 p.m., the incident happened near 14th Avenue SE and 8th Street SE. Two suspects, possibly in their teens, used a gun and took the victim’s wallet and vehicle.

The victim’s vehicle is a black BMW, with Minnesota license plate EUM622.

The department says this incident is being handled by the Minneapolis Police Department.