The New Brunswick Police Department is investigating a robbery which has
been reported to have occurred on Saturday at
approximately 5:24 a.m on High Street between Hamilton Street and
In this incident, a victim, unaffiliated with Rutgers, reported that
while walking he was approached by a male who made a verbal threat and
demanded personal property.
After taking the victim's property, the
suspect struck the victim in the face and then fled on foot. As a
result, the victim sustained a non-life threatening injury and was
transported to the hospital for further treatment.
The description of the assailant is limited at this time.
Anyone with information, or who may have been in the area at the time,
is asked to please contact the New Brunswick Police Department at (732)