1 cut during attempted robbery near UC's campus

One person suffered injuries Saturday morning during an attempted robbery near the University of Cincinnati campus.

Cincinnati police say a man with a knife approached the victim about 11 a.m. on Martin Luther King Drive near the UC's College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning (DAAP) and demanded money.

When the victim refused, he sustained "lacerations" on his hands but was able to escape, according to a release from the UC Police Department.

Police did not indicate whether or not the victim is a student. They also didn't release information about the severity of the victim's wounds.

A detailed description of the suspect was not released.

If anyone has information about this, or any other crimes, please call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040. Crime Stoppers offers rewards for information leading to the arrest of suspects in crimes, and you can remain anonymous.

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