All clear issued after robbery at UAB dorm Blount Hall

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UAB has sent out an all clear after a robbery at Blount Hall.

A B-Alert was issued after a robbery was reported at UAB’s on-campus dorm Blount Hall, asking students to shelter in place. The alert said the suspect is a black male, 5’11” wearing a beanie hat and a black hoodie.

The dorm is located across from the campus green. The suspect that was last seen on 14th Street South, fleeing north.

Students report receiving the first B-Alert to shelter in place around 6:30 p.m.

An all clear was declared by campus officials as of 7:22  p.m., as they believe the suspect was no longer on the campus.

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