A male Buffalo State student was the victim of an attempted strong-arm robbery at approximately 7:00 a.m. this morning, when he was assaulted near Lot G after walking from his car parked on Rees Street. The suspect was described as a light-complexioned Hispanic male in his early 20s, approximately 6 feet tall and 175 pounds, with brown hair, brown eyes, and a beard, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and jeans. The assailant quickly fled the scene after the victim fought him off. The victim’s injuries were minor. The suspect did not display a weapon.
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University Police reminds all members of the campus community to always be aware of their surroundings—especially during the holiday season—and practice these personal safety tips. Please report any suspicious activity immediately to University Police at 878-6333.