** Crime Alert ** Crime Alert ** Crime Alert **
AT ABOUT 4:30 P.M. ON SUNDAY 3/14/10 A VISITOR GOT IN HER VEHICLE PARKED ON LEVEL 2 OF THE LASALLE GARAGE. A GREY HAIRED BLACK MALE SUBJECT ABOUT 50 YEARS OLD, 5'9” TALL ABOUT 180 LBS WEARING A RED JACKET, BLACK JEANS AND WHITE T-SHIRT QUICKLY APPROACHED. THE SUBJECT HAD A SMALL SILVER COLORED REVOLVER AND STATED, “I AM NOT GOING TO HURT YOU, I JUST WANT YOUR MONEY”. SHE UNLOCKED THE REAR DOOR AS DIRECTED, THE SUBJECT ENTERED AND TOLD HER TO DRIVE TO AN ATM MACHINE TO WITHDRAW MONEY. AS SHE WAS DRIVING TO AN ATM SHE SAW A PARADE IN PROGRESS. UPON REACHING THE CROWD SHE QUICKLY EXITED HER VEHICLE AND THE SUBJECT FLED THE AREA IN THE VEHICLE. THE VISITOR THEN MET WITH NOPD OFFICERS NEARBY AND REPORTED THE INCIDENT. HER VEHICLE AND PURSE WERE RECOVERED WHERE THEY HAD BEEN ABANDONED A SHORT TIME LATER.
Please remember to always be aware of your surroundings and the people around you; And remember NEVER refuse to give up property. It can be replaced, YOU can't!
Please use the TUHSC Police 24-hour Safety Escort Service.BY REQUESTING AN ESCORT AT ONE OF our staffed post or BY callING 988-5555.
PLEASE report all incidents or suspicious activity as soon as safety permits. Remember to travel in numbers whenever possible, utilize crosswalks, park in well lit and populated areas, and use the TUHSC Police 24-hours Safety Escort Service. call 988-5531 for information and safety brochures.
In case of AN EMERGENCY call 988-5555 ( 55555 if on campus), and 911 when off-campus.
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