Two men arrested for University of Rochester armed robbery

From left to right; Dominic Black, Everson Porchea From left to right; Dominic Black, Everson Porchea

February 17, 2017 09:57 AM

Rochester Police arrested two people in connection with a robbery on the University of Rochester campus.

Police arrested 19-year-old Dominic Black of Greece and 20-year-old Everson Porchea of Rochester. They were both charged with robbery and grand larceny.

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According to University Public Safety officials, the two men approached a graduate student with a handgun on the pedestrian foot bridge Tuesday night. Officials say the men demanded the student’s backpack and cell phone. 


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