NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Rutgers Police Department is investigating an incident in which a woman ran from a man who was trying to rob her on Woodbridge Street.

Police say the incident occured Thursday at about 1:59 a.m. on Woodbridge Street between Central Avenue and Hamilton Street.

The woman, who is not affiliated with Rutgers, told police she accepted a ride from a man she had met Thursday evening.

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Once in the car, the man allegedly placed an object against her upper body and demanded "things of value," according to a Rutgers Police press release.

The woman fled without suffering "any known injuries" from the incident.

The description of the man is limited, but his vehicle is described as a brown pickup truck

Rutgers Police ask that anyone with information or who may have been in the area at the time contact their Detective Bureau at 848-932-8025.