University of Iowa

Emergency Information

Strong arm robbery at Capitol St. Ramp, suspect 16-17 year old male in orange shirt and jeans last seen heading east on Ped Mall.

Strong arm robbery at Capitol St. Ramp, suspect 16-17 year old male in orange shirt and jeans last seen heading east on Ped Mall.

Situation Update(s): 

Updated description of suspects: This Hawk Alert was sent in response to a reported strong arm robbery, in which a phone was forcibly taken from a subject. At this time, police do not believe any weapons were used in the incident.

UI Police have provided an updated description of two suspects. One suspect, described as 16 to 17-year-old male wearing an orange T-shirt, was last seen running out of the Capitol Street parking garage, across Burlington Street toward Voxman. A second suspect, described as a 17-year-old male wearing a white T-shirt, was last seen running eastbound in the Pedestrian Mall.

08/16/2017 - 2:55pm
Status: 
Inactive-Other Law Enforcement Agency Investigation