University of Kentucky Police issued a crime bulletin after a woman reported that her cellphone was taken Wednesday evening in a robbery on Complex Drive near the Johnson Student Recreation Center, according to a UK statement.
The victim, a UK student, was approached by a man she did not know. He allegedly took her cellphone from her hand and ran off. She was not injured, nor were weapons seen or implied, the statement said.
The thief was described as a thin black man with short hair, approximately 18 to 20 years old, 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall, and wearing a gray T-shirt with red lettering and khaki shorts. He was last seen running toward the Kirwan-Blanding dorm complex on south campus.
UK Police said anyone with information should call (859) 257-8573.