UNC investigating attempted robbery near Avery dorm

CHAPEL HILL (WTVD) -- UNC Public Safety is investigating an attempted robbery near Avery Residence Hall on the UNC campus shortly before 11 p.m. Thursday evening.

The victim, the driver of a vehicle making a food delivery in the area, was confronted by a male suspect who left the scene on foot.

No weapon was seen during the incident.

The suspect was described as a male, 18 - 25 years old, with short hair and a goatee, wearing a gray sweatshirt and sweatpants.

UNC Police are asking anyone with information to call the UNC Police Department at 9-1-1 or contact the Chapel Hill-Carrboro-UNC Crime Stoppers at (919) 942-7515.
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