Strong arm robbery reported on UF campus
By Karen Voyles
Published: Monday, May 31, 2010 at 2:05 p.m.
Last Modified: Monday, May 31, 2010 at 2:05 p.m.
A strong arm robbery was reported Monday on the University of Florida campus.
According to police, the male victim notified them at about 8 a.m. that he had been robbed at 3 a.m. near Norman Hall and Southwest 13th Street.
The victim told police he was walking through the pedestrian tunnel when he noticed three other males who were also in the tunnel. The victim said that while he was leaving the tunnel, he was hit in the back of the head and fell to the ground and then his attackers took his possessions and fled.
According to police, the victim did not notice any weapons on the trio and his only injury was the blow to the head.
The only description the victim was able to give police was the men were white and had been wearing dark clothing.
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the UF Police at 392-1111.