Police search for suspect in robbery near U of M

Posted at 10:11 PM, May 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-06 22:22:27-04

The University of Michigan is putting all of its students and staff on alert.

According to police and published reports, a woman was walking in the 600 block of Washington around 9 this morning.

A man approached her and asked her for money. As she reached to get some money, he showed her a handgun and demanded the cash and then walked west on Washington.

That’s near the corner of State and Washington.

The suspect is described as a black male, slender build, 5-10, in his twenties, wearing a white shirt and dark pants.

If you have any information on this case, please call Ann Arbor police.