Clery Release 1-2009 | University of Missouri Police Department

Clery Release -- June 14, 2009

Contact: Captain B. Weimer
Office (573) 882-5923
Cellular (573) 999-1979

Statement on Reported Robbery

At approximately 10 p.m., June 13th, a University of Missouri police officer was dispatched to a reported robbery that occurred on the southwest corner of the Hitt Street parking garage. The female victim, who is a University of Missouri student, informed the officer that she had been robbed around 9:45 p.m. by two black males.

The victim reported as she walked down a path located around the southwest corner of the Hitt Street parking garage she heard a male voice yell something at her from behind. As she turned toward the direction of the voice, she noticed a black male running toward her. The male punched her in the right side of her face and she fell to the ground. At this time she noticed a second black male running up and he began punching her in the back of her head. One of the males pulled her purse off her shoulder and the male subjects ran southeast toward the Professional Building located on the University of Missouri campus.

The victim described the suspects as follows:

Suspect One:

  • Black Male
  • Age: 16-18
  • 5’07” - 5’09”
  • Short hair, almost a buzz cut
  • Wearing a black hat, dark blue or black jeans, and a dark blue shirt
Suspect Two:
  • Black Male
  • Age: 16-18
  • 5’07” - 5’09”
  • Braids or dreadlock hair
  • Wearing an Orange and Red button down shirt that had a light colored design on the stomach area of the shirt.

The victim received minor injuries; however, refused medical treatment. Additional details cannot be released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.

Anyone with any information is requested to call Sergeant Shawn Spalding at (573) 882-5928, cellular phone: 573-864-8571, or CRIME STOPPERS at (573) 875-8477. Individuals may also submit tips on-line at 875tips.com. You do not have to give your name and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1500 if your information leads to an arrest.

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Updates on this incident will be posted on the department’s web site atmupolice.missouri.edu as time permits. Please do not reply to this e-mail as this account is not monitored.

(In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998. To learn more about Jeanne Clery, please visit: http://www.securityoncampus.org/)