All posts tagged "robbery"

  • Brief: Resident robbed near campus Saturday

    By Kyeland Jackson — Three suspects robbed a non-student Saturday in front of the Bellamy apartments. Louisville police spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said officers were notified around 7:50 p.m. July 29. The victim, a 19-year old black male...

    • Posted July 31, 2017
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    Laundry & Tan Connection employee threatened with knife, suspect escapes

    By Shelby  Brown– A man brandished a knife at a Laundry & Tan Connection employee near campus Sunday afternoon, then escaped on a bicycle with yellow handlebars. The Louisville Metro Police Department reports no one was harmed and the...

    • Posted June 25, 2017
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    Three U of L students held up in robbery near Cardinal Towne

    By Shelby Brown– Three female U of L students were held up in a home invasion March 30 near Third and Bloom Streets. “They claim an African American male broke into their home and brandished a handgun,” U of...

    • Posted March 30, 2017
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    Suspect caught in attempted robbery at the Clubhouse Apartments

    By Kyeland Jackson — Updated 7:06 p.m. – Feb. 6 University Police arrested the suspect of an attempted robbery at the Clubhouse Apartments Feb. 6. A domestic dispute between a non-student female and male turned into an...

    • Posted February 6, 2017
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    Student cut, hospitalized by attempted robbery

    By Kyeland Jackson — Updated Feb. 1, 9:51 a.m. An attempted robbery hospitalized a university student Tuesday night. There are no suspects. University spokesperson John Drees said the student suffered minor injuries after someone tried robbing them...

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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    U of L’s twilight zone – crime endangers off-campus students

    By Kyeland Jackson– “My first instinct was, ‘I just need to get out of here.'” One night in Old Louisville, blocks from campus, Jessica almost became a victim. A U of L alumni, Jessica had never been the...

    • Posted October 22, 2016
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    Attempted robbery reported near campus

    By Kyeland Jackson — A non-student was the victim of an attempted robbery Tuesday night. U of L police were told of the incident by around midnight. Four hours earlier, the victim claims to be approached by a...

    • Posted October 19, 2016
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    Students on edge after Old Louisville crime spree

    By Kyeland Jackson & Olivia Krauth — U of L students are on-edge after multiple armed robberies and sexual assaults were reported in Old Louisville last week. A Twitter poll of The Cardinal’s followers found that 60 percent...

    • Posted September 16, 2016
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    One non-student shot near Bettie Johnson Hall

    By Kyeland Jackson– A shooting near Bettie Johnson Hall left one victim in surgery Tuesday night. The victim, a 62 year-old black male, was not a student, and sustained non life-threatening injuries. A Rave alert reported the incident at...

    • Posted August 10, 2016
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  • Warm weather welcomes crime to campus

    By Kyeland Jackson — While spring break may have been relaxing for some, criminal activity bustled on and around campus. University of Louisville Police reported 11 criminal acts over break. Among those were two robberies occurring within...

    • Posted March 20, 2016
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