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9/24/2010: Armed Robbery Reported

The Department of Public Safety is issuing an alert to inform the University community of an armed robbery that occurred on Thursday, September 23, 2010, at approximately 10:15 p.m. on the 600 Block of 43rd Street.


The suspects are described as two African American males; one wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt, black pants and black sneakers, the second suspect was wearing all black with white sneakers.


The Department of Public Safety offers the following awareness tips: 

·     Be aware of your surroundings

·     Travel in groups when possible, particularly after dark

·     Use well-lit walkways

·     Report all incidents to the police by dialing 911

·     Program the Public Safety emergency number 215-895-7000, on the speed-dial in your cell phone