UIC warns of recent assaults, robberies near campus

February 14, 2014 9:56:58 AM PST
A pair of assaults and robberies near the UIC campus have school officials warning students to be on alert.

A student was attacked along the 1200-block of West Flournoy Wednesday evening.

Two men knocked the victim down, taking a cell phone and student id card before running off.

The attack follows a similar incident Saturday when another student was assaulted on the 600-block of West Roosevelt over a laptop computer.