Hawk Safety Alert 2014-01
On October 31, 2014 shortly after midnight a student was walking to a party at an off campus location. When in the area of Westwood Ave and North Bath Ave. in Long Branch he was approached by several males who assaulted him and attempted to steal any valuables he had on his person. The incident is being investigated by the Long Branch Police Department.
Students are reminded to use caution in their travels off campus. Make sure your cell phone is fully charged before you leave. Don’t walk alone, especially in the hours of darkness. Have a designated driver or call a cab if the distance to be traveled is in unfamiliar areas.
Detective Corporal Jeffrey Layton
Monmouth University Police Department
400 Cedar Ave.,
West Long Branch, New Jersey 07764