A man with a knife robbed a food-delivery driver in a parking lot on Duke University's Central Campus late Wednesday, campus police said.
In a crime alert for the campus, police said the robber was reported to be a man with a dark complexion and wearing blue jeans and a gray or brown shirt.
The delivery man told police the robber was running toward Anderson Street from the parking lot at 1911 Yearby Ave., one of several university-owned apartment buildings at the east end of Yearby Avenue.
It happened about 10:15 p.m., police were told. Thery said it appeared that the robber called in a food order as a way to bring the victim to the area.
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Police did not give the delivery man’s age, say what kind of food the man ordered or what was taken.
No injuries were reported.
Anyone who has any information about the robbery that could help police was asked to call 919-684-2444.