1/19/2017 at about 01:15 AM
A person parked his vehicle in the 700 block of Eastgate and as he exited his vehicle, two subjects approached him. The first subject displayed a knife and demanded his car keys. The person gave the subject his keys. The subject then grabbed the person’s cell phone and both subjects entered the vehicle and drove away. The vehicle was last seen turning onto Delmar Blvd and heading east.
No injuries were reported.
The University City Police Department is investigating.
Subject #1 was described as a black male in his early to mid-20s; approximately 5’8” in height; medium build and dark complexion. The subject was wearing a black hoodie.
Subject #2 was only described as a black male in 20s; wearing a white hoodie
An immediate investigation was conducted by the University City Police Department with assistance from the Washington University Police Department. University City PD and East St. Louis PD were able to locate and arrest the subjects.
The subjects are currently in custody.