Peachtree Street at Edgewood Avenue
A Robbery by Intimidation was reported to Georgia State Police on Monday, February 22, 2016. A GSU student reported after leaving class from Aderhold Learning Center he was approached from behind by an unknown individual who grabbed him and punched him in his forehead and demanded he hand over his cell phone and head phones. The suspect also demanded that he hand over his back pack but he refused. The suspect fled.
The suspect is described as a dark skinned black male, approximately 6’2” in height, wearing a khaki colored jacket wearing a baseball cap.
If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Georgia State University Police at (404) 413-2100. You may also call the Police Tip Line at 404-413-3211.
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Please contact Crime Prevention at (404) 413-3213 for Safety Tips and Safety Programs.