Crime Warning – Initial Notice

Date:

11/18/2020

Time:

04:45 pm

Location:

CVS
Near University Towers

Details:

SUSPECT IS IN CUSTODY
University Police received a report of an Attempted Robbery at the CVS near University Towers at 4:45 PM. No weapon was reported to have been used or displayed. No injuries were reported during this incident. Raleigh Police responded and took the suspect into custody.

The campus community is always encouraged to take the following steps to keep themselves safe:

– Assailants are more likely to target individuals walking alone, on darkened or unlit paths, or who are distracted by headphones or activities such as texting.

– Walk in groups whenever possible, especially at night.

-Safety Escort Services and public transportation are available as alternatives to walking. Individuals can contact Safety Escort Services at 919-515-3000.

– If you feel unsafe in any situation, trust your instinct and contact University Police immediately to report suspicious activities or crimes on campus by calling 911 or 919-515-3000

In compliance with the Timely Notice provisions of the Federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Police and Campus crime Statistics Act of 1998, Campus Police are giving notice of a disturbing act of violence. Please share the information contained in this crime warning with other people on campus who may not have seen it.

Type of Crime:

Armed Robbery