Breaking: Armed robberies reported off campus

Campus Police were advised earlier today of two reported armed robberies taking place in different areas off campus. An armed robbery allegedly involving a knife is reported to have taken place late last night near Susan Drive and Bakun Way in Ewing (to the northeast of the College campus), according to an alert sent out via phone and email to the campus community. The alert described the suspect as a 5’10” tall 20-year-old white male, wearing a gray pullover sweatshirt with a black bandana over his face. A second armed robbery has been reported in Lawrenceville last night, and is currently being investigated by Lawrence police, the alert said. Students have been advised to exercise caution.

If anyone has information related to these incidents, they should notify Campus Police by calling 609-771-2345. Lawrence police can be reached at 609-896-1111.