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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Personal Safety Alert- Robbery

Mankato Police received a report of a robbery adjacent to campus. The victim reports that at approximately 1:00 A.M. on 09/17/2016 an individual was given a ride in a vehicle that was occupied by approximately four unknown individuals. During the ride the occupants demanded the wallet of the victim and let the victim out of the vehicle at University Square Village parking lot which is adjacent to campus at the intersection of Stadium Road and Warren Street. No weapons were reported as being used during the robbery. The vehicle was described as a silver colored 4-door passenger car, possibly a Chevrolet Malibu. Police are investigating.

Personal Safety Alert- Assault and Robbery Near Campus

University Security and the Mankato Police received a report of an assault and robbery near campus. The victim reports that at approximately 3:15 am (08/20/2016) while walking alone on Stadium Road east of the Monks Avenue intersection, a group of 4 males approached her and told her to give them her possessions. The victim reports that one of the individuals pushed her to the ground and took her purse and phone. Police searched the area but have not yet identified suspects.