Police respond to robbery near Berkeley High School

Berkeley High police cruiser. Photo: Emilie Raguso
Berkeley High police cruiser. Photo: Emilie Raguso

Police are responding to a robbery near Berkeley High on Monday afternoon, authorities report.

According to unconfirmed scanner traffic, a high school-aged black male in a gray sweater, who was carrying a backpack, took a black iPhone from someone.

The robbery happened at about 1:40 p.m.

Berkeleyside has reached out to BPD for confirmation and further information. This post will be updated when it is available.