OSU: Public safety notice issued, armed robbery reported

The Ohio State University issued a public safety notice this morning after a student reported an armed robbery on campus.

Reportedly, per NBC4i, a male approached a female on the corner of High Street and Woodruff Avenue “grabbed onto her backpack, told her not to run and threatened that he had a gun.”

A passerby allegedly saw the incident and helped the female walk away. Nothing was stolen.

The suspect was described as having bloodshot eyes, carrying a cane, and wearing dirty clothing with bandages on his right leg, according to OSU Police.


Call 614-292-2121 if you’ve seen this guy before.


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