Police investigating armed robbery off-campus near Buffalo State College

Posted at 8:23 AM, Oct 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-15 14:08:22-04

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Authorities are looking into an armed robbery that occurred off-campus at Buffalo State College, Monday evening.

According to police, a female commuter student was approached by two black men wearing hoodies around 10:30 Monday night at the corner of Rees and Bradley Streets, when one of them approached the student with a semi-automatic handgun, and took her bag which included her phone and purse.

Police say the student was unharmed, and both suspects fled the scene.

Authorities say this is an active investigation, and if you have any information your urged to call the BPD confidential tip line at 847-2255, or University Police at 878-6333.