NEWARK, Del. (AP) - Newark Police say a University of Delaware student was punched and robbed near campus.
It happened about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday on South College Avenue. Police say the student was walking when two men approached.
Officers say one man tackled the student and punched him in the face, while the second man took the student's wallet from his pocket.
Police say the robbers fled on foot. The student walked to his dorm and called 911.
Officers say the student had facial swelling but he declined treatment.