Buffalo Police reported this morning that a Buffalo State employee was the victim of a strong-arm robbery shortly before 6:00 a.m. northwest of campus near the intersection of Amherst and Kail streets. The perpetrators—described as two black teenage males and one black teenage female—took the victim’s purse and Kindle after one of the males punched the victim in the face. They fled the scene in a white four-door vehicle with yellow New York plates.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Buffalo Police Confidential TIPCALL Line at (716) 847-2255 or Text a Tip at (716) 847-2255.
University Police reminds students, faculty, and staff to always use caution when walking, especially in the early morning or at night, and to remain aware of surroundings at all times. Please report any suspicious activity on campus to University Police at (716) 878-6333.