COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio State student was robbed at gunpoint just off campus early Monday morning.
The robbery happened shortly after 1 a.m. in the area of East 16th Avenue and Waldeck Avenue, just east of Pearl Alley, according to the Ohio State University Police Department.
The victim was walking west on 16th Ave. when a vehicle approached him, according to a neighborhood safety notice issued by the university. The suspect then got out and confronted the victim, it reads in the notice.
The suspect reportedly stole the student's cell phone before driving off in what police described as a white or silver four-door hatchback.
No injuries were reported and the Columbus police are actively investigating.
If you have information related to the incident, call the Columbus Division of Police at 614-645-4545.