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Student Victim Of Robbers In Scranton

Beaten and Robbed

SCRANTON — A university student was roughed up and robbed in Scranton, according to police.

Police said it happened at 2:20 a.m. Sunday in the intersection of Vine Street and Taylor Avenue in Scranton.

A University of Scranton student said two men threatened him with a gun and tried to take his phone.  Police said he was injured when he fought with the men and was taken to a hospital.

Anyone with information should call Scranton police at 570-348-4141.


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