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Police: 2 UAlbany students arrested for robbery, assault on campus

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Kareem Abdelmonim  (University Police Department) Kareem Abdelmonim (University Police Department)
Stephen Casciola (University Police Department) Stephen Casciola (University Police Department)

ALBANY, N.Y. – A University at Albany student was assaulted and robbed on Indian Quad, according to the UAlbany Police Department.

Police say no weapons were displayed or used during the assault that occurred at 6:40 p.m. on Wednesday. The male victim was transported to the hospital, treated and released.  

University Police have identified and arrested Kareem Abdelmonim and Stephen Casciola, both University at Albany students, in connection with the assault and robbery.

Casciola and Abdelmoneim were charged with Robbery, Assault, Grand Larceny and Conspiracy  and arraigned at Guilderland Town Court. They were both remanded to the custody of the Albany County Sheriff on $20,000 Bail.

The victim in this case went to the location under the belief that the assailants were looking to sell him an electronics item.

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