Fairmont State University, along with Fairmont City Police are now investigating a strong armed robbery that took place near the campus early Friday morning.
University employees got an email earlier today saying that a resident of College Park Drive was the victim in that robbery just feet from campus.
The suspect in this case is described as an African American man, about 5'6” with a medium build, wearing jeans, a black t-shirt, and a black bandana.
He was last seen driving a gray four door sedan, and turning left onto Bryant Street from College Park Drive.
If you have any information that might be helpful in the investigation, please contact the Campus Police at (304) 367-4157 or the Fairmont City Police Department at 304-366-4200.