Reported to have occurred near noon on January 13th
STRONG ARM ROBBERY AT 900 AURARIA PARKWAY (TIVOLI STUDENT UNION, AURARIA CAMPUS BOOKSTORE)
REPORTED OFFENSE: Auraria Campus Police are investigating a shoplifting incident from the Auraria Campus Bookstore (900 Auraria Parkway) that resulted in physical force being used, escalating the crime to a strong arm robbery. The suspect is known to police, who are currently attempting to locate the suspect at their residence of record in partnership with the Denver Police Department. The suspect was seen fleeing the campus, ACPD does not believe an ongoing threat exists to the campus.
SUSPECT: The suspect is described as a black male, late 20’s, 5-11, 185 pounds, wearing a blue hoodie and blue pants. He was last seen fleeing off campus towards Auraria Parkway.
REPORT SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY If you or someone you know has any information that might be helpful in this investigation, please contact the Auraria Campus Police Department in one of the following ways:
Visit in person: 1201 5th Street, Administration Building, Room 110
Leave an anonymous tip via the “Comments” phone line: 303-556-2677
If you see something, say something: If anything suspicious occurs or you are the victim of a crime, immediately call the Auraria Campus Police Department from any campus phone by dialing 911 or from a cell phone by dialing 303-556-5000.
Blue Light Emergency Telephones: Be aware of the blue light emergency telephones in the parking lots and throughout the campus. Use these telephones to be connected with the Auraria Campus Police Department to report suspicious persons or incidents.
NightRider Service: The Parking & Transportation Services Department offers a program called NightRider, an evening transportation service that provides safe rides for students, faculty, and staff from any campus building to any Auraria Campus parking lot.
NightRider Service Hours
Monday-Thursday from dusk-10 p.m.: 303-556-2001
After-hours safety escorts provided by Auraria Campus Police Officers upon request: 303-556-5000