Robbery reported near Colorado College campus

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Police are searching for the person who robbed a woman near the Colorado College campus early Sunday morning.

The victim was walking to her car in the 1100 block of North Weber Street when the robber confronted her with a gun and took her purse. The crime was reported just before 6:30 a.m.

The suspect is described as a 40-something white man wearing a blue hoodie. He did not appear to have a vehicle, as he was last seen running away from the area.

Police did not believe the robbery was connected to an earlier string of crimes Saturday night into Sunday morning.

Anyone with information should call the Colorado Springs Police Department at 719-444-7000 or Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP.