John Wesley Dobbs and Park Place

Posted On October 25, 2017
Categories Crime Alerts

Clery Act Safety Alert
Snatch Theft

Incident Date/Time:       Tuesday, October 24, 2017 7:35 p.m.

Incident Location:           John Wesley Dobbs and Park Place

Incident Description:     A GSU student was approached by three black males who attempted to snatch her purse. One suspect pushed her to ground at which time they were able to take her cell phone. The suspects fled on foot traveling southbound on Park Place.

Description of Suspects:  Three black male suspects, one wearing a black jacket.  Suspects appeared to be in the late 20’s to early 30’s.

Status of Investigation: This incident is being investigatedbytheGeorgia State University Police Department.

Safety Tips

Please use caution while on mobile devices or when utilizing music players. Unless you know the individual please do not allow them to use your mobile phone especially when they ask while in a vehicle. If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Georgia State University Police at (404) 413-2100. Tips may also be made through the GSU LiveSafe App and the Campus Crime Stoppers Program 404-577-TIPS

You may request a safety escort on campus by calling the GSU Police at (404) 413-2100. A police officer or a security guard will drive or walk you to your destination.

Please contact Crime Prevention at (404) 413-3213 for Safety Tips and Safety Programs.

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