Armed robbery reported near SCSU - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Armed robbery reported near SCSU

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NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

Police at Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven said they're looking for the man who robbed three students at gunpoint.

New Haven police said they were called to the SCSU police station around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday after getting word of the robbery.

The three men told police they were all walking together along Farnham Avenue near Blake Street when they were confronted by the masked gunman.

They said the man stole their iPhones and wallets.

None of the victims were hurt, police said, and described the robber as a skinny black man that was 6' tall and wore a black face mask, a dark hooded sweatshirt and gray sweatpants.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call police.

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