A message from Chief Anthony Campbell
To the Yale Community,
I write to let you know of an attempted robbery and assault that occurred last evening at 6:45 p.m. on the canal line near 344 Winchester Ave. A man, not affiliated with the university, was riding his bike when he was blocked by a group of teens who assaulted him with a rock and tried to take his bike. He suffered minor injuries. Yale Police responded and were able to identify the individuals responsible.
The Yale Police have increased patrols in the area.
View the incident’s location here .
If you have any information regarding this incident, please call the New Haven Police at 203-946-6316 or Yale Police at 203-432-4400 or send an anonymous text tip through our LiveSafe app. As you traverse campus, maintain situational awareness, and please take note of the Blue Phone locations which can be used to contact the Yale Police.
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The Yale Police provide services and information for crime victims which can be accessed by calling 203-432-4400.
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