Male points handgun at woman on Winspear Avenue

Two women reported that two unknown males approached them at approximately 1:10 a.m. on Sunday near South Campus, according to a UB Alert.

Buffalo Police are investigating the incident, which took place on Winspear Ave near Rotary Road. One of the suspects pointed a silver handgun at one of the women. The suspects reportedly fled east toward Bailey Avenue.

The victims described the subject who brandished the gun as male, 18 to 20 years old and roughly 5’2” tall. The victims were unable to describe the second subject.

UPD has increased patrols on South Campus, according to UB Spokesperson John Della Contrada.

The alert urged members of the university community to be cautious, always travel with other people and reportany unusual activity or suspicious persons to UPD.

This is a developing story.