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Crime Alert - October 15, 2011

CRIME ALERT

SIUE Police Department


On Saturday, October 15, 2011, at approximately 11:55 pm, University Police responded to a reported armed robbery. A male student advised that he had exited his vehicle on Bluff Hall parking lot. While walking toward Bluff Hall the victim was approached by a black male wearing a black hoodie sweat shirt and black jeans. The suspect was displaying a small handgun. The suspect demanded the victim to give him everything he had. At that time the victim immediately surrendered his cash, his cell phone, and car keys. The victim was instructed to turn around and run. The victim then ran immediately to Bluff Hall and notified the SIUE Police Department.

SUSPECT DESCRIPTION

Black Male

Approximately 19 Years Old

Approximately 5'10", 170 lbs

Short Hair

Wearing Black Hoodie Sweat Shirt and Black Jeans

The case is currently under investigation. If you have any information that may assist with this investigation, please contact the SIUE Police Department at 650-3324.

The University is committed to the safety and security of its community. The University Police Department will be taking any and all measures possible to insure the safety and security of the campus.

Although not all crimes can be avoided, look out for yourself and others. If you hear or see something that doesn't seem right, call the University Police immediately by dialing 911 or using a Blue Light Emergency Phone. As a reminder, the police escort service is available to students and other members of the University community. You can reach the SIUE Police Department by calling the non-emergency number at 650-3324.

KEEP YOUR EYES OPEN AND, PLEASE, IF YOU SEE OR HEAR ANYTHING SUSPICIOUS, REPORT IT IMMEDIATELY!!!

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