Alert issued after robbery at WMU
Kalamazoo — A campus alert has been issued after an armed robbery at Western Michigan University.
The Kalamazoo school says in a statement posted on its website that no one was injured in the robbery, which took place about 9 p.m. Wednesday between Sangren Hall and Sindecuse Health Center.
The school says two students were approached by two males and one of the males showed a revolver tucked in his pants. The students ran and the suspects fled, taking with them a red and black backpack belonging to one of the students. The suspects are being sought by police.
People are being urged to be cautious and to avoid walking alone. Tips are being sought by the school’s Department of Public Safety.
Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.