A physical assault and robbery off campus was reported to Richmond Police around 9:20 p.m.
The victim reported the robbery happened on the 200 block of Harvie St.
The victim says he was walking southbound on N. Harvie St. when the suspect approached him and struck him in the face. The suspect then took the victim’s iPhone and fled the scene.
The victim could not provide a description of the suspect, and delayed reporting the incident to police, according to a VCU alert.
Students did not receive an email or text alert about the crime.
The Richmond Police Department is handling the investigation.