A SUNY Buffalo State student was the apparent victim of an armed robbery in a campus residence hall Thursday afternoon, according to a statement emailed to Buffalo State students.
The student reported that two people, one of whom displayed a gun during the robbery, took his cellphone and backpack before fleeing campus, according to the statement.
The alleged robbery occurred in Tower 4, a residence hall on the northern edge of campus, along Iroquois Drive.
University Police at Buffalo State asked anyone with information to call the department's anonymous tip line at 878-3166 or main UPD office at 878-6333.
The emailed statement advised resident students not to admit anyone they do not know to residence halls.