Crime Near Campus
He was taking his groceries into his apartment, when a man with a gun showed up. A University of Florida student was held at gunpoint last night, outside the door to his apartment...and he wasn't the first UF student forced to make a snap life- and- death decision.
On July 17th, UF senior Sarah Allen decided to leave her friends at the bars along midtown, and walk home-alone. About a block away from her house, Allen was attacked. The whole thing lasted about a minute-- before Allen's attacker ran off empty handed.
On Sunday evening, UF grad student Tim Guttmann was held at gunpoint just outside his door at Tanglewood Village. Instead of fighting back, Guttmann offered his car keys. According to UPD, Guttmann's attacker didn't take the keys, and ran away.
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- UFPD investigating 5th robbery on or near campus in 2 weeks
- UFPD increases security after robberies near campus
- Police investigating two armed robberies near UF's campus
- Man enters home near UF campus
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- Scooter Theft Around University of Florida Campus
- Lawmakers File Bill That Would Allow Guns on Campus
- Man kicked off UF campus
- Local Cops Hold College Campus Safety Conference