Police investigate robbery near UC campus

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are investigating a strong arm robbery that occurred near the University of Cincinnati's Uptown campus.

The incident occurred near William Howard Taft and Vine at about 1 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Police say a group of suspects physically assaulted a small group of victims and attempted to steal a purse.

The Suspects were last seen leaving the area in two vehicles, a silver Toyota Highlander and a yellow Dodge Neon. The group of suspects included both male whites and male blacks in their late teens or early twenties. No other descriptions are available at this time.

If anyone has information about this, or any other crimes, please contact Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.

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