Robbery takes place in Dinkytown early Thursday morning

The five suspects implied they had a gun.


Morgan La Casse

by Samantha Hendrickson

A robbery occurred near 15th Avenue Southeast and Washington Avenue Southeast early Thursday morning, per a systemwide safety notification. 

At approximately 2:45 a.m., five suspects implied they had a gun, and stole the phone and wallet from a victim before taking off.

They were last seen heading westbound on Fourth Street Southeast. There is only a “limited physical description” of the subjects, according to the SAFE-U alert. This is an MPD case.

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