The Public Safety Department would like to inform the UST community of a robbery reportedly at gunpoint that occurred off campus.
Two female UST students were outside Plums Bar & Grill near the intersection of Snelling and Randolph avenues in St. Paul at midnight Thursday, Sept. 7. A black male approached them with a nylon mask covering his face and demanded their purses stating “Drop your purse. I have a gun. I will shoot you.” The male then fled from the area with the purses.
The male is described as:
The St. Paul Police Department is actively investigating this case. If you have any information about this crime, you are urged to call the St. Paul Police at (651) 291-1111 or the Department of Public Safety Investigator Brock Rasmussen at (651) 962-5106.
The following are crime-prevention tips that may prevent you from being a victim of this crime:
If you are held up: