Posted 1/15/11, 7:14 a.m.
On Saturday, January 15, 2011 at approximately 4:40 a.m., a Xavier student and two non-Xavier students were robbed while walking on Cleaney near the McGrath Health and Wellness Center. No one was injured.
A red older model car of unknown make or model stopped near the three people. A man approximately 40 years old got out of the car, approached the trio and showed a firearm. As this was happening a Xavier police officer approached the scene and the suspect took off. A cell phone was taken.
The suspect fled in his car east on Cleaney and then south on Montgomery Road. Norwood Police responded to the scene within one minute of the incident. A search was conducted. The suspect was not found.
The Xavier community is reminded to always be aware of their surroundings and to report any suspicious activities 24/7 immediately to Xavier Police by dialing 513-745-1000 or if on campus extension 1000.