Sheriff: Armed robbery occurs at Sterling near UCF
Update: At about 10:30 a.m. this morning, the Orange County Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery call at the Sterling at Central apartment complex. A man, armed with a weapon, approached the victim in a stairwell and demanded the victim's property. The victim, however, was unharmed.
Police said the suspect was described as a 6 feet tall black male with black hair and appeared to be about 20 years old. He was last seen wearing a multi-colored sweater and blue jeans.
Anyone who has information about the incident is encouraged to call the Central Florida CrimeLine at 1-800-423-TIPS.
Original Story: The Sterling at Central apartment complex was the setting for an armed robbery Wednesday — the suspect of which sheriffs say is still at large.
At 10:58 a.m., a victim was robbed within the apartment complex, located near UCF at the intersection of Alafaya Trail and Sterling University Lane, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office, but did not suffer any injuries.
The victim did not know the suspect. Sheriffs are aware of the type of weapon used in the robbery, but cannot release that information at this time.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.