The Berkeley Police Department, or BPD, responded to an attempted armed robbery near the intersection of Parker Street and College Avenue about 8:59 p.m. Thursday, according to a Nixle alert sent out by UCPD.
According to the alert, the victim was uninjured and the suspect fled the scene.
Meanwhile, BPD requested that anyone knowledgeable about the incident call them at 510-981-5900.
A previous version of this article said the intersection of Parker Street and College Avenue is west of UC Berkeley. In fact, it is to the southeast.