A 19-year-old female Wayne State student reported an attempted robbery to Wayne State Police Department.

The student said the incident occurred around 1:15 a.m. Sept. 11, according to an alert sent out by WSUPD.

The incident took place in an alley north/south of Warren Avenue and east on Cass Avenue.

She reported she was walking when the suspect tried to grab her bag. She said she resisted and ran toward her off-campus apartment, unharmed, according to the alert.

The suspect is a black male around 25 to 30 years old. He is 5 feet 11 inches tall. He was seen wearing a Detroit Pistons baseball cap, according to the alert.

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