Attempted burglary in Southeast Como Monday night

Illustration by Hailee Schievelbein

Hailee Schievelbein

Illustration by Hailee Schievelbein

Tiffany Bui, Managing Editor

An attempted burglary occurred at Como and 27th Avenue Southeast on Monday night, according to a SAFE-U alert.

The suspect followed the victim off the bus to the door of his apartment, and then ran at him as he was opening the door. The victim was able to shut and lock the door before the suspect could get in, the campuswide crime alert stated.

The University of Minnesota Police Department is investigating the incident.

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