An assault and robbery took place in separate incidents near the East Carolina University campus early this morning, according to an alert from the university.
The first incident occurred about 2 a.m. at 14th Street and Berkley Road near Dowdy Ficklen Stadium and College Hill.
A man was assaulted by five or six others in a group and was transported to Vidant Medical Center for injuries, the alert said. No suspects have been identified, and all fled towards College Hill Drive.
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