Robbery reported in Dinkytown

The suspect pushed the victim and took a bicycle.

by Farrah Mina

A robbery took place in Dinkytown Saturday evening, according to a SAFE-U alert.

The incident occurred at 8:00 p.m. near 4th Street SE and 15th Avenue SE where the suspect pushed the victim and took a bicycle. 

The alleged suspect was described as a 6’4″ male of 230 pounds with a shaved head. According to the alert, he was wearing a long sleeved white shirt and blue jeans.

Compared to last spring, Marcy-Holmes has seen a greater number of both violent and property crimes this year. 

This is a breaking news report. More information will be added as it becomes available.