UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
COLLEGE STATION -- A Texas A&M student was beaten and robbed while studying in the library Thursday afternoon.
Police say the victim was studying in the library when the suspect came up from behind, punching the victim several times and stealing his cell phone.
The victim tried to chase after the suspect but was struck again.
Police say the suspect is described as a white male, college-aged with short dark hair. He was wearing a white shirt with black lettering, dark cargo shorts and dark shoes.