Regent University given all clear after attempted robbery reported on campus

Posted at 9:37 PM, Aug 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-21 22:08:13-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Regent University has reported all campus buildings are clear Tuesday night after reports of an attempted robbery on campus.

The alert was issued around 8 p.m. Authorities say the suspect has fled the area.

The suspect is described as a white male who has tan skin and is between 5’9″ to 6’1″ tall. He is said to be wearing a black hoodie and jeans and was last seen running toward Indian River Road on foot.

The Regent University Police Department will remain on campus patrol and will continue to investigate the incident with Virginia Beach Police.

You are advised to remain cautious and report any suspicious activity to police dispatch at (757) 226-2911.

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