Group of UC students robbed early Sunday

CLIFTON, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are investigating a robbery reported early Sunday near the University of Cincinnati.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Sunday on Straight Street at University Court, located near Deaconess Hospital. Police say a group of four or five suspects approached a group of UC students and demanded their property.

Authorities said one of the suspects was armed with a handgun.

One person was described as a black male, 20 to 22-years-old, wearing a burgundy 'varsity' jacket. No other suspect descriptions were available.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (513) 352-3040. Callers can remain anonymous and could receive compensation for information.

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