UF warns about suspicious van near Fraternity Row
Female reported the driver followed her Sunday evening
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The University of Florida issued a warning Monday morning about a report of a suspicious van on campus.
A female told campus police the driver followed her near Fraternity Road on Museum Road Sunday evening shortly after 6 p.m.
The van was described as dark teal in color and two males in their 20s were inside.
The UF Police Department wants to remind everyone of these safety considerations:
- Report suspicious activities or individuals immediately by calling 911
- Always be alert and aware of your surroundings, especially if you're wearing headphones and can't hear someone near you
- If someone bothers you, don't be embarrassed to attract attention to yourself by yelling
- Avoid walking alone if at all possible
- If someone stops and asks for directions, avoid getting close to them
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