Two robbed at knifepoint on campus

The two, not affiliated with the University of Minnesota, were robbed at a West Bank bus stop on Monday.

A view outside of Blegen Hall on West Bank on Monday July 3. A robbery was reported at this location at around 4:45 a.m.

Chris Dang

A view outside of Blegen Hall on West Bank on Monday July 3. A robbery was reported at this location at around 4:45 a.m.

Raju Chaduvula

Two people were robbed on the University of Minnesota West Bank campus on Monday.

The robbery occurred around 4:45 a.m. at the Blegen Hall bus stop on Washington Avenue, according to a University of Minnesota Police Department timely warning.

The victims, who are not affiliated with the University, were approached by a suspect with a knife who demanded their valuables, according to the report.

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The suspect was last seen at the bus stop and the victims were unharmed.

This is the third timely warning sent by the University since June. On June 11, a person was attacked with a baseball bat by eight suspects near the University Child Development Center in Como. On June 12, two people were robbed at gunpoint near the 17th Avenue Residence Hall.

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