UIC student robbed near campus, police say

October 14, 2013 6:51:32 PM PDT
UIC police are warning people to be alert Monday night after a student was robbed off campus.

It happened early Sunday morning in the 1400- block of West Lexington.

Two men approached the student. One claimed to have a gun and demanded the student's cell phone.

They ran away after getting the phone and the victim was not injured.

Anyone with information should call UIC police.