Strong-armed robbery outside of campus bookstore

Strong-armed robbery outside of campus bookstore

Sebastian Echeverry, Editor in Chief

ALERT: An unarmed robbery occurred outside the campus bookstore at approximately 8:10 p.m.

No one was injured, but a cellphone was stolen.

Captain Hans Strand of the Cerritos College police department said the victim was a female student and the two unidentified suspects were two black males both wearing hooded sweatshirts.

Suspects ran in separate directions one going east off campus and the other headed west.

The victim flagged down an officer that was in his golf cart near the Public Affairs Building.

An investigation is currently underway, according to Strand.

To contact campus police call (562) 860-2451 extension 2325.

Emergency calls should dial 911.