Woman robbed at gunpoint while in parked car near CWRU

Woman robbed at gunpoint while in parked car near CWRU

UNIVERSITY CIRCLE, OH (WOIO) - A woman was robbed at gunpoint near the campus of Case Western Reserve University Thursday night.

The incident happened around 9 p.m. on Hazel Rd. near East Blvd. in front of the Cleveland Institute of Music building.

Police say the woman was sitting in her parked car on Hazel Rd. when a man opened the car door, pointed a gun at her and demanded money. The suspect then fled on foot northbound towards Magnolia Rd.

The suspect is described as a black male around 16 years of age wearing a black puffy coat, dark colored pants and brown boots. He is around 5'7".

A security alert was sent out to CWRU students alerting them of the crime.

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