University of Central Florida students are on alert this morning after an early morning attempted robbery near campus.
Orange County Sheriff’s Office are investigating an attempted robbery that happened during a late-night game of basketball near the UCF campus.
According to deputies, a group of young people were playing basketball at the Edge Apartments when someone grabbed their hoverboard and ran off. The group then chased after the suspect and he dropped the hoverboard, flashed a handgun and ran off. None of the victims were UCF students.
The suspect is described as a skinny black man, with dreads and wearing a bandana. The suspect was last seen wearing a white shirt and blue jeans.
UCF sent out an alert to all students to be on alert of the incident.