Crime AlertsThe following Crime Alerts have been posted:
|Type of Alert:||Crime Warning|
|Incident Date/Time:||2017-03-17 4:05 PM|
|Type of Notice:||Initial Notice|
|Building or Area:||Avent Ferry Complex D/E/F|
|Street or Location:||Fort Fisher Hall Parking Lot|
|Updated Details:|| **Crime Warning Update**
Authorities made an arrest today for the armed robbery of a cab driver in the Fort Fisher Hall parking lot on Avent Ferry Road last week.
Tyrin Daquan Stubbs, who is not affiliated with the university, was charged with one count of armed robbery, and one count of assault with a deadly weapon (knife) and has been placed in the Wake County Jail.
University Police are seeking a second suspect, described only as a black male wearing a black t-shirt and black pants on the date of the incident.
|Incident Details:|| University Police has received a report of an armed robbery that occurred at approximately 4:05 pm at the Fort Fischer Hall parking lot. A cab driver reported that to the Raleigh Police Department that he was robbed by two black males. The suspects were last seen walking towards Western Blvd on Avent Ferry Rd. There were no injuries reported but a knife was displayed by one of the suspects.
Both suspects were wearing all black clothing, including hoodies. One of suspects had a burn mark on his face and was walking with a limp.
The campus community is always encouraged to take the following steps to keep themselves safe:
- Assailants are more likely to target individuals walking alone, on darkened or unlit paths, or who are distracted by headphones or activities such as texting.
- Walk in groups whenever possible, especially at night.
-Safety Escort Services and public transportation are available as alternatives to walking. Individuals can contact Safety Escort Services at 919-515-3000.
- If you feel unsafe in any situation, trust your instinct and contact University Police immediately to report suspicious activities or crimes on campus by calling 911 or 919-515-3000
In compliance with the Timely Notice provisions of the Federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus crime Statistics Act of 1998, Campus Police are giving notice of a disturbing act of violence. Please share the information contained in this crime warning with other people on campus who may not have seen it.
Anyone with information about this/these incident(s) should contact the University Police Department at (919) 515-3000.
- Always walk in well-lighted areas at night.
- Don't walk alone after hours, use the Safety Escort at (919) 515-3000
- Report suspicious activity to the Police immediately