Eastern Kentucky University issued a public safety alert Thursday night after a business was robbed near campus.
EKU reported that Richmond Police were investigating an armed robbery at Babylon Market, 298 S. Second Street.
EKU reported that a man carrying a black pistol held up the business and took off running toward Wellington Avenue.
EKU officials said the suspect was described as a white male, late 30's, with some grey facial hair.
The suspect was reportedly wearing a grey toboggan cap, a hunter green hoodie and black gloves.