Police investigating robbery of UC student near campus

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, OH (FOX19) - Cincinnati Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 2300 block of Ohio Avenue near the University of Cincinnati's main campus.

A UC student, who was jogging, was confronted by two suspects who took his cellular phone, UC police said.

The first suspect was described as male, black, late teens, 5 feet 8 inches tall, thin build, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and dark pants and armed with a handgun. The victim was not able to describe the second suspect.

If anyone has information about these, or any other crimes,  call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040. Crime Stoppers offers rewards for information leading to the arrest of suspects in crimes, and you can remain anonymous.

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