Tuscaloosa, AL (WBRC) - A University of Alabama student was robbed early Sunday morning near the strip, according to a UAPD bulletin. The university made students aware of the robbery in a campus-wide email Sunday afternoon.
The bulletin said a female student was "pushed down from behind" by a male suspect near the intersection of University Boulevard and Caplewood Drive around 4:25 a.m.
The suspect took the victim's purse and walked away. The victim did not require medical care and there was no weapon reported during the incident. The suspect is described as having a "medium complexion" and short, "dreadlock type" hair.
Call Tuscaloosa Police at 205-349-2121 or University Police at 205-348-5454.
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