An ECU text alert went out to students over the weekend reporting that two male students had been assaulted on campus and some personal items were stolen.
The alert said the assault happened around 11:50 p.m. Saturday. The two male students said they were assaulted and robbed of personal items by three other males in the mall area, near Joyner Library. The students did not require medical attention.
The victims said the first suspect was wearing a baseball cap, jeans, a white T-shirt, and black jacket. They say the suspect had dreadlocks and was about 5’6” in height.
The second suspect was wearing a green shirt and had an athletic build.
The third suspect was wearing dark clothing.
They were last seen running south toward Joyner Library. They may have left the area in a red sports utility vehicle.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police.