By WCCO-TV Staff

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Safety officials at the University of Minnesota say someone was robbed early Thursday morning in Dinkytown.

According to a safety alert, the robbery happened around 2:45 a.m. near the intersection of 15th and University avenues. Five suspects implied they had a gun and robbed the victim of their phone and wallet.

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The suspects were last seen heading westbound on 4th Street Southeast. The Minneapolis Police Department is investigating the robbery.

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Safety officials are urging students and others to be careful and use caution.

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Per the university’s phases reopening plan, students are slated to return for fall classes on Sept. 15.