Madison police and University of Wisconsin police searched an area on the south side of campus for an armed robber Tuesday morning.
Officers were called to an area near Capitol Court and North Charter Street before 9 a.m. for a report of an armed robbery. A 21-year-old man told police he was approached by a stranger who displayed a handgun. The victim gave the man his money.
The robber took off toward Regent Street and was last seen with a gun on the bike path near Spring Street.
The robber is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet 9 inches tall, no facial hair and wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, jeans and carrying a dark jacket.
Police searched the area and were unable to find the man.