MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police say that another armed robbery has been reported in the same area as a string of earlier robberies near the University of Minnesota campus.
The most recent robbery was reported early Saturday morning on the walk bridge over Interstate 35W in the area of 5th Street and 9th Avenue Southeast.READ MORE: 'It's Amazing': New Minnesota Grant Helps Foster Care Youth Pay For College
The suspects said they were approached by two black men in their early 20s. One was wearing a black jacket and a black beanie, and the other was wearing a red jacket.READ MORE: Wisconsin Man Dies After Car Splits During Crash In Fridley
In other recent cases, the suspects were similarly described as black men in their early 20s, but the reported heights ranged from 6 feet, 2 inches in height to 5 feet, 8 inches tall.MORE NEWS: Homicide Investigation Underway After Woman Found Dead Inside St. Paul Home
Anyone with information on any recent robbery incidents is asked to contact 1-800-222-8477.