At about 11:10 p.m. on Monday, a person not affiliated with MIT was the victim of an attempted robbery in the Sloan School parking lot, according to a Campus Police crime bulletin.
The victim said that the suspect approached him from behind and demanded money in Spanish, the bulletin said. The suspect hit the victim and a struggle took place. The suspect then fled onto Main Street toward Boston.
The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his early 20s, 6 feet tall, weighing 160 pounds, and wearing a black cap, black goose down jacket, green slacks, and black Adidas sneakers.