10/20/13: 9 PM - Armed Robbery - Dana Avenue near Idlewild Avenue

October 20, 2013

Xavier University Public Safety Notice
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Armed Robbery on Dana Ave at Idlewild Ave
Date: 10/20/2013
Time: 2100
Location: Dana Ave at Idlewild Ave
Address: 3632 Idlewild Ave
Incident Type: Armed Robbery
Respondents: Cincinnati and Xavier Police
Incident Summary:

A student was walking to his vehicle parked on Idlewild Avenue near Dana Avenue when he was approached by four male, blacks, approximately 18-20 years old, wearing dark clothing.  One of the suspects brandished a handgun, assaulted the student and demanded his cell phone, wallet and keys.  The suspects were last seen running south bound on Idlewild Avenue away from campus.

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