Armed man attempted to carjack woman near Baylor's campus

Posted at 9:30 AM, Feb 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-02 10:30:45-05

Waco police responded to an aggravated robbery near Baylor University early Friday morning, Baylor police said.

Baylor University sent out a safety notification to students alerting them of the aggravated robbery that happened in the 1400 block of Wood Avenue around 12:50 a.m.

The alert said the victim had just parked her vehicle when an armed man approached her. The man demanded her car and fired a shot when she did not comply. 

The victim was not injured. 

Police are still searching for the suspect, who was reported driving a white or red Kia Optima. 

If you have any information related to the incident, call Waco police at 254-750-7500.

Baylor University Police Department assisted Waco police in the incident. 

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