Armed robbery reported near UC

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are investigating a robbery that happened Wednesday morning near the University of Cincinnati campus.

UC Police said a male victim was confronted a gunpoint. His wallet and cell phone were taken in the incident at Euclid Avenue and East Daniels Street. The incident was reported at 9:30 a.m.

The suspect is described as a black male, age 20-25 years old and 6 feet 4 inches tall. The suspect was wearing a brown and red hooded sweatshirt and maroon pants. The suspect was last seen south on Eden Avenue toward William Howard Taft Road.

Cincinnati Police and UC Police searched the area but did not find the suspect.

Those with information are asked to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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