More Monday Brings More Crime: Student Attacked Saturday Morning
Written by Bwog Staff
Following news of a stabbing at the 110th Street subway stop, and Barnard’s out-of-the-blue announcement its Public Safety Department will be patrolling residence halls, Columbia Public Safety released news of an “attempted robbery” early Saturday morning at 123rd and Amsterdam. The victim, an unnamed CC student, was attacked by two males who fled on foot.
Anyone who has information about the incident is advised to contact the 26 Precinct Detective squad at 212-678-1318. The rest of the announcement is after the jump.
Department of Public Safety
On Saturday, November 8, 2008, at about 3:30 a.m., a Columbia College student was accosted as he walked on W. 123 St. near the corner of Amsterdam Ave. The victim was approached from behind by two males who knocked him to the ground, punched and kicked him, then attempted to remove his property. The suspects fled on foot.
The victim provided the following descriptions;
Suspect# 1- male/ 6’/24-25 years/ wearing a black hoody.
Suspect #2- male/dark sweater or jacket.
If you have any information about this crime, contact the 26 Pct. Detective squad at 212-678-1318.
Remember to use the Columbia University shuttle or escort when traveling throughout the neighborhood. The telephone number is 212-854-7233 (SAFE)