On April 10, 2014 just before 8:45 pm LSU Police received a report of an Attempted Robbery that had occurred the parking lot northwest of West Campus Apartments. The victim told officers that as she was exiting a vehicle to get into another vehicle, she was approached from behind by the suspect. The victim also advised that the suspect told her to put her hands up, at which time she jumped back into the vehicle and the suspect fled on foot, last seen running west on Aster Street towards Nicholson Drive. The victim described the suspect as a black male, approximately 6 feet tall, skinny build, bald, possibly in his 20’s, wearing a black t-shirt and blue jeans. At this time, it is not believed that any weapons were involved and nothing was taken from the victim.
LSU Police urge all members of the LSU Community to be extra vigilant and aware of their surroundings. Anyone with information in reference to this incident should call LSU Police immediately at (225) 578-3231.