The University of Illinois-Chicago police are warning people at to be on alert after a student was robbed off-campus.
It happened in the 1400 block of West Lexington Street, just after 1 a.m. Monday.
Police say the student was walking down the street when he was approached by two men.
One man reportedly said he had a gun, but never showed it.
The two men took the student’s cell phone and ran away.
The student was not hurt.