University of Colorado police are investigating a possible armed kidnapping reported on the Boulder campus Monday night.

At about 9:30 p.m. Monday, a CU student called the police department and reported the possible kidnapping near the Benson Earth Sciences Building.

The witness said at around 9:15 p.m., he saw a white man in a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt get out of a car and point what appeared to be handgun at a black man wearing jeans, a blue shirt and possibly a backpack.

The witness told police the suspect and victim got in the back seat of the car, which then sped off going east on Colorado Avenue, past Folsom Street.

Campus police officials are asking that anyone who witnessed the possible kidnapping or has any information please call CU Police Dispatch at 303-492-6666.