UNT police seek three suspects in early Thursday robberies near campus

UNT police seek three suspects in early Thursday robberies near campus

UNT police seek three suspects in early Thursday robberies near campus
October 20
08:05 2016

Two robberies took place between 12:30 and 1 a.m. Thursday near campus, according to a report released by UNT police.

A man was robbed of his cell phone while he rode his bicycle around 12:30 a.m. on the 1600 block of West Hickory Street. There are three suspects, and no weapons were displayed or violent threats given during the altercation, the police said.

In a separate incident, a man was robbed of his cell phone and backpack around 1 a.m. near the intersection of Beatty Street and Eagle Drive, the police said.

Police describe the three suspects as a male wearing a white tank top, a female and a driver with no description available.

Police said the driver’s vehicle was a 4-door, red, late model car and may be occupied by more individuals than the three suspected robbers.

Anyone with information on the robberies should contact the UNT Criminal Investigations Division at 940-565-3006 or UNT Crime Stoppers at 940-369-TIPS.

Possible routes from Event 1 to Event 2 between roughly 12:30 and 1 a.m. Graphic by Kyle Martin

Possible routes from Event 1 to Event 2 between roughly 12:30 and 1 a.m. Kyle Martin

10:55 a.m.

Email from UNT spokeswoman Margarita Venegas:

The victims in Event 1 and 2 are different people.

The suspects for each event are believed to be the same. UNT PD does believe these incidents are related in that respect.

The victims are both students but specific information is not being given out about them at this time so as not to interfere with the investigation.

The investigation is ongoing. UNT Police and Denton Police are both working on it.

No arrests have been made at this time.

The North Texas Daily will post updates when details are made available.

Featured Image: File. Dylan Nadwodny 

About Author

Kyle Martin

Kyle Martin

Related Articles

0 Comments

No Comments Yet!

There are no comments at the moment, do you want to add one?

Write a comment

Write a Comment

Sidebar Top Ad Banner

Latest Issue of North Texas Daily

Social Media

Sidebar Thumbnails Ad

NT Daily TV

NT Daily TV

Sidebar Middle Ad

Twitter Feed

North Texas Daily @ntdaily
From delicious food and beautiful works of art to updates on the athletic fee increase and figures regarding rent i… https://t.co/3hxuY28g8P
h J R
North Texas Daily @ntdaily
OPINION: "Misinformation is the natural result of a moralistic rot in journalism that has never been allowed to fes… https://t.co/WBf40wxcKf
h J R
North Texas Daily @ntdaily
Buckner, a transfer from Collin College who began at Baylor University, showed up to North Texas with all the poten… https://t.co/QJ5VfxSn3X
h J R
North Texas Daily @ntdaily
A movie plays loudly over the large room of Infinite Capabilities, a day center for adults with intellectual and de… https://t.co/uvH4qtzIfH
h J R
North Texas Daily @ntdaily
RT @spicer_alec: Photographers don’t always get the credit they deserve in journalism. Here’s a preview of some of the photos you can see i…
h J R

Sidebar Bottom Ad