ODU issues safety warning after late-night robbery

Posted at 4:15 PM, Jun 06, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-06 16:15:25-04

Norfolk, Va – Old Dominion University has issued a safety warning after someone was robbed by a group of people early Saturday morning.

Norfolk police received the report of the robbery around 2:30 a.m., near the intersection of Bowden’s Ferry Road and West 43rd Street.

ODU officials say the victim was approached by a group of five or six males, one brandished a knife, threatened the victim and took his personal property.

The victim was not injured.

University Police ask if anyone who may have any information that may help with the investigation to contact the Norfolk police crime line at 1-888-562-5887.