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Gunfire during attempted robbery at IU Southeast

Published: Aug. 12, 2016 at 7:51 PM EDT
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NEW ALBANY, IN (WAVE) - The campus of Indiana University Southeast was placed on high alert after an attempted robbery ended with gunfire.

The incident happened early August 11 in a wooded area on the south side of campus.

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The victim told police he was approached by a man who warned him not to run and to lay down. When the victim took off, the suspect fired two or three shots.

Police say the suspect took off in a small black two-door car.

No one was hurt and no arrests have been made.

Students report for the fall semester at IUS in one week.

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