Armed robbery reported between Duke libraries

Aug. 26, 2013 @ 08:26 AM

An armed robbery was reported between Bostock and Perkins libraries on Duke University’s West Campus late Sunday night, according to a Duke University Police Department alert.

The incident happened about 10 p.m., and the suspect was armed with a silver handgun and was last seen running toward Science Drive, according to police. No injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as a black male, about 5 feet, 7 inches tall with a medium build, weighs 160 to 170 pounds, and is about 20 to 30 years old. He was wearing a black jacket, black pants and a bandana over his face.

If anyone has any information related to this incident, please contact the Duke University Police Department at 919-684-2444.