U Of M Area On Alert After Recent Gunpoint RobberiesA string of armed robberies near the University of Minnesota has police urging students to pay close attention to their surroundings, especially in the nearby neighborhoods of Dinkytown and Marcy Holmes. U of M police issued a crime alert on Monday, describing two robberies that took place close to campus over the weekend. Investigators said they appear to be similar to four other robberies that happened in the past month -- those were also close to the U. Some of the victims are students and some aren't.
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