Media Relaese 20-2011 | University of Missouri Police Department

MEDIA RELEASE -- Oct 16, 2011

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


The University of Missouri Police Department needs the assistance of the community in identifying three individuals from a strong-armed robbery. At approximately 2:10 a.m., Oct. 16, officers were flagged down by a subject who stated he had been robbed by three white males around 1:40 a.m.

The victim stated he was approached by three white males on the south side of the Natural Resources Building where they took his wallet and cellular phone. No weapons were displayed during the robbery. The suspects were described as follows:

Suspect 1

  • white male
  • approximately 5'8" - 5'10"
  • wearing a white shirt, with a silver necklace and medallion possibly a cross,
  • silver watch on left arm
  • short, possibly dark or brown hair
  • clean shaven
  • "college age", "Stocky Build"

Suspect 2

  • white male
  • approximately 5'8"
  • wearing a black tee-shirt and shorts
  • short, possibly dark or brown hair
  • clean shaven
  • "college age" "Very Thin"

Suspect 3

  • white male

All three suspects were last seen running west on Rollins. No additional information is available at this time.

Anyone with any information is requested to call Sergeant Shawn Spalding at (573) 864-8571, or CRIME STOPPERS at (573) 875-8477. Individuals may also submit tips on-line at Individuals may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1500 if the information leads to an arrest.

MUPD 20-2011