Robbery on Washington Avenue

| Senior News Editor

University City police are investigating a robbery by the 6800 block of Washington Ave. that happened early Saturday morning.

Around 1:15 a.m., a student was approached by a man who demanded his wallet and revealed a handgun concealed under his shirt. The student gave the suspect his wallet before the latter removed some cash, threw the wallet to the ground and ran away, according to a police report sent to nearby residents around 11 a.m. Saturday morning.