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CRIME ALERT- Public Notification

CrimeALERT: Burglary – University Avenue – March 23, 2019 At 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27, 2019, a Cornell University staff member notified Cornell Police that a Cornell student’s off-campus residence had been burglarized. Further investigation found that on Saturday, March 23, at 8 p.m., the Ithaca Police Department responded to a report of burglary at 412 University Ave. in Ithaca. The resident reported discovering an unknown man in the apartment, who fled out of the residence when he was confronted. The resident described the suspect as a man wearing a dark-colored hoodie with the hood covering his head. Property was discovered missing from the apartment. The investigation is continuing. Cornell Police urges the community to close and lock unattended doors and windows. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ithaca Police Department at (607) 272-3245.