GREENVILLE - ECU Police continue to investigate a weekend robbery on campus.
Officials say a woman was walking near the student recreation center when she was approached by three men at 12:46 a.m. Saturday. The woman described three men in all black, wearing masks. She say the men snatched her purse and ran away towards 5th Street.
Police originally investigated the incident as a robbery and assault with a deadly weapon, but investigators determined a weapon was not used.
Police are still searching for the three suspects. The incident prompted a campus-wide search and stepped-up patrols.
Anyone with information is asked to contact ECU Police.
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