Piedmont and John Wesley Dobbs

Posted On October 10, 2017
Categories Crime Alerts

Clery Act Safety Alert
Snatch Theft

Incident Date/Time: October 4, 2017 at 11:45 a.m.

Incident Location: Piedmont and John Wesley Dobbs

Incident Date/Time: October 4, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Incident Location: Courtland and Edgewood Avenue and Jesse Hill Jr. Drive
(The three incidents were delayed in being reported to the Police department)

Incident Description: Three GSU students were victims of snatch thefts on campus where their cell phones were taken from them by unknown suspects involving 2 separate vehicles. None of the students were harmed during the incidents and no weapons were involved.

Description of Suspects:
Black Male slender build dark skinned complexion
Black male stocky build, dark complexion with dread hair style with blonde tips

Description of Vehicles:
Black Honda Civic
White Nissan Sedan (Maxima or Altima with “Test Drive” tag)

Status of Investigation: This incident is being investigated by the Georgia 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.

GSU Police Department
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Snatch Theft Oct 4, 2017