Police: UM student lied about being knocked out, robbed near campus

Posted at 9:00 AM, Nov 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-15 09:27:45-05

Ann Arbor police say the student who said she was struck in the head and knocked unconscious during a robbery Saturday afternoon near the campus of the University of Michigan lied. 

The 21-year-old originally told police the incident happened at about 4:50 p.m. on the 700 block of South State Street and that her wallet and jewelry were stolen. 

Police say an investigation is underway to determine the motive behind the false report.