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Date Posted:10/7/11
Case #:41-10-0720
Crime Date:10/6/11
Crime Time:approximately 10:06 PM
Crime Type:Armed Robbery UPDATE
Crime Location:Nittany Lion Shrine
Victim Auth:No
Crime Details:Armed Robbery The Pennsylvania State University Police are investigating an armed robbery which occurred at the Nittany Lion Shrine on10/06/11 at approximately 10:06 PM. The two victims were taking pictures at the Nittany Lion Shrine when they were approached by two suspects. The victims were forced to the ground and pocket searched for money. It is believed one of the males had a gun. The victims did not have cash but the suspects took two cell phones, a camera and jewelry. The suspects were last seen running north toward the Nittany Lion Inn. The suspects are described as dark skinned African American males wearing dark sweatshirts and jeans. The first suspect is described as approximately 60 with a slender build wearing a dark baseball cap which he was wearing backwards, and a dark lanyard hanging from his left front pants pocket. The second suspect who believed held a gun, is described as 59 to 511 with a stocky build and with what could be a mustache. Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact Penn State University Police at (814) 863-1111 or Centre County Crime Stoppers at 1-877-99-CRIME*. Callers may remain anonymous or may visit the Penn State University Police Silent Witness Web Site at: http://www.police.psu.edu/witness/ (*Persons providing information that leads to an arrest may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000.00) * If you are alone, please call 814-865-WALK for an escort * Notify University Police immediately if you see any suspicious activity
Agency:Penn State University Police
28 Eisenhower Parking Deck
University Park,PA,16802
phone: 814-863-1111
fax: 814-865-0466
email: police@psu.edu
Posted Online:10/7/11

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