AMHERST, N.Y. (WIVB) – State University Police are warning students to keep their dorm rooms locked after several larcenies in the Red Jacket Quadrangle.
UB sent out a campus alert to warn students on campus about burglaries that took place on Feb. 13 and 25 and Mar. 2. All occurred between 3 a.m. and 8 a.m. in residences that were left unlocked.
The campus police describe a pair of suspects, who are possibly non-students. One suspect is a 30-year-old black male with stocky build, wearing a blue hoodie and a dark hat and had light facial hair. A second suspect is described as a tall thin black female between the age of 20 and 30, wearing a red bandana and jeans.
The UB Alert said the suspects are entering rooms uninvited and claiming to be in the wrong room if a resident is present.
Anyone with information about the crimes and suspects to call UPD at (716) 645-2227.