December 4, 2017-Purdue University Northwest Police report that a student was robbed today after posting an iPhone for sale online. According to the release, Police were called to the 2200 block of 171st at approximately 5:35 pm tonight. “A PNW student had posted a notice to an Internet site offering an iPhone 7 for sale. The suspect answered the notice and offered to buy the phone. The two agreed to meet at PNW. They met in a PNW Porter Hall and the suspect grabbed the phone, pushed the student down, and fled.”
The victim was not seriously injured. The investigation is continuing.Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2017 The Northwest Indiana Gazette