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.

Emilie Raguso (senior editor, news) joined the Berkeleyside team in 2012. She covers politics, public safety and development. In 2017, Emilie was named Journalist...