facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Memphis student robbed in dorm room

Sept. 19, 2012 at 3:07 PM   |   Comments

MEMPHIS, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Students at the University of Memphis were put on alert by campus police after an armed robbery in one of the school's dormitories, officials said.

A student said he returned to his dorm room Tuesday afternoon to find two black males, one armed with a silver handgun. The robbers demanded undisclosed property and fled the scene, the (Memphis) Commercial Appeal reported.

Students were notified of the incident by text message and urged to use "caution" on campus.

Police have not made any arrests in the case.

© 2012 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
U.S. airstrikes succeeding in cutting oil financing for Islamic State U.S. airstrikes succeeding in cutting oil financing for Islamic State
2
California officer allegedly stole nude photos during arrest California officer allegedly stole nude photos during arrest
3
Ottawa assault: PM went to closet, MPs made spears from flagpoles Ottawa assault: PM went to closet, MPs made spears from flagpoles
4
Nurse Nina Pham declared free of Ebola, meets President Obama Nurse Nina Pham declared free of Ebola, meets President Obama
5
[UPDATE] Two Calif. deputies killed, two others shot [UPDATE] Two Calif. deputies killed, two others shot
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback