June 11, 2018 News, Public Service, Safety

The University RCMP is warning students and residents to meet in a public place or at the police detachment when purchasing items online from anonymous buyers or sellers.

The warning comes after two people were allegedly assaulted and robbed when they agreed to meet the sellers in a parkade at the University of British Columbia.

For more information please view theĀ full media release from the University RCMP.

For information on finding a safe place to meet please see this linkĀ safer trading places.

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