University Police Post Warning: On-Campus Robbery

Release Date: May 22, 2008 This content is archived.


On May 22 at approximately 12:45 a.m. University Police received a complaint of an armed robbery outside of 305 Flint Village on the UB North (Amherst) Campus.

The victim stated that two dark-skinned black males punched him and put a gun to his back. They left in a car driven by another dark-skinned black male.

The vehicle and one suspect were apprehended a short time later.

University Police remind the campus community that there that there is safety in numbers; it is best travel with two others, especially after dusk.

Report any crime on campus by dialing 645-2222 or 2222 from a campus phone. Dial 911 from off campus.

Media Contact Information

John Della Contrada
Vice President for University Communications
521 Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Tel: 716-645-4094 (mobile: 716-361-3006)
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