The Tufts police learned from the Somerville police that just before 5:00 am this morning, March 31, 2014, they were notified of report an armed robbery that had just occurred in Davis Square near Day Street. The female victim reported that the suspect approached her as she exited a cab and showed a handgun, demanding money. The victim complied and the suspect fled in a white sedan. The victim was not physically injured. A search of the area was conducted by Somerville Police with negative results.
The victim described the suspect as follows: a tall white male, wearing a mask, a dark jacket with a hood and dark jeans.
* Report any suspicious person(s) or circumstances to the Tufts Police immediately at X66911 (617-627-6911 from off-campus or a cell phone) or dial 911 for the local police
* Utilize the GoSafe service by calling Tufts Police at X73030 (617-627-3030 from off-campus or cell phone)
* Program the Tufts Police into your cell phone so you will be prepared in an emergency (617-627-6911).
* If you have any information on the above incident, please contact the Tufts Police as soon as possible at X73030 (617-627-3030 from off-campus or a cell phone) or call the Somerville Police at (617) 625-1600.