Police Searching For Suspects In On-Campus Robbery

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ATHENS, Ohio — Athens Police are seeking the public’s help in locating two suspects wanted for an alleged aggravated robbery that took place on Ohio University’s campus.

At approximately 3:30 a.m. Thursday morning, a victim reported being robbed while walking through the alley between the Radio and Television building and Kantner Hall.

The victim told officers that two men approached, with one brandishing a knife, before robbing them and then fleeing east towards College Street.

Only minor physical injuries were sustained during the alleged crime.

Anyone with information regarding the case is asked to contact the Athens City Police Department (740-593-6606) or anonymous tips may be made to Crime Solvers (740-594-3331).

The investigation is being led by Athens City Police.

OU Police offers the following crime prevention tips when walking on campus: Avoid walking alone, if possible. Remain alert to what’s going on around you. Report suspicious people to police by calling 911.