Armed robbery near Dinkytown Monday night

A SAFE-U alert reported that the suspect held the victim at gunpoint and took his car.

Illustration by Hailee Schievelbein

Hailee Schievelbein

Illustration by Hailee Schievelbein

Jasmine Snow, City Reporter

An armed robbery happened near Dinkytown late Monday night, according to an all-campus alert.

The incident took place near 17th Avenue Southeast and University Avenue Southeast at about 11:37 pm. The alert described the suspect as male and said he pointed a black handgun at the victim before taking his car.

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