Alert Issued After Attempted Armed Robbery At Ohio University

UPDATED: Wednesday February 20, 2013 6:05 PM

Ohio University Police said they were looking for a man who tried to rob a woman on campus Tuesday night.

The department issued a crime alert on Wednesday.

Police said around 7 p.m. on Tuesday a man approached a woman on Edgehill Dr. near Lincoln Hall on campus.

The suspect showed the woman a knife and demanded money.

Police said the victim did not comply with the suspect’s demands, and she walked away from the scene.

Anyone with information can call the Ohio University Police at 740-593-1911.

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