UIC student robbed, threatened on CTA platform

September 26, 2011 2:09:03 PM PDT
A UIC student is the apparent the victim of an off-campus robbery.

According to UIC's website, the attack happened on the CTA Blue Line platform at the UIC-Halsted stop Sunday night.

The student says he was waiting for a train when two men threatened him and demanded $20. The student complied, and the offenders then fled. The student was not injured in the incident.