Two armed robberies occur on Southside days apart

Two separate armed robberies occurred south of campus this week, according to police. The first occurred Tuesday at about 1:20 a.m. when a 63-year-old male victim was walking near the intersection of Durant and College avenues, according to a UCPD crime alert. According to the alert, five male teens approached
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Robbery attempted on Southside Thursday

A robbery was attempted Thursday near the intersection of Haste and Dana streets. The Berkeley Police Department responded to the incident at about 6:10 p.m., according to a UCPD Crime Alert. According to the alert, the suspect is described as a teenage male wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and black
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Attempted rape committed at Occupy Berkeley camp Tuesday

A man associated with Occupy Berkeley allegedly attempted to rape a woman inside a tent at the encampment Tuesday. According to a crime blotter released by the Berkeley Police Department, at about 7:28 p.m. the man entered the female victim’s tent at the encampment at Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center
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