Early morning armed robbery reported on campus

Published: Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 4:17 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 4:17 p.m.

The University of Florida Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that took place early Sunday.

The victim reported that at about 4:08 a.m. he was working in the Graham Hall convenience store, The Oasis, when a man approached him brandishing a knife and demanding cash.

After getting an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect ran northeast toward University Avenue. The UPD, Gainesville Police and the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office set up a perimeter but did not capture the suspect.

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