Published Wed, Feb 20, 2013 5:00 pm Dateline
Updated Thu, Feb 21, 2013 9:31 am
Ohio University police officers are searching for a male suspect believed to be involved in the attempted aggravated robbery of a female on Tuesday.
The OU Police Department received a report around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday from a female victim who said a man produced a knife and demanded money while she was walking on Edgehill Drive near Lincoln Hall at approximately 7 p.m.
According to a crime alert issued by police department Wednesday afternoon, the victim did not comply with the male and was able to leave the area unharmed.
The victim described the suspect as a white male, approximately 5'6" to 5'7" tall, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.
The case is still under investigation.