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July 24, 2020
Robbery
600 blk Westgate

Date/Time Reported

07/24/2020 at 12:27 AM

Date/Time Occured

07/24/2020 at 12:27 AM

Synopsis

At approximately 12:27 a.m., a Washington University student reported that he parked his car in a private driveway near the 600 block of Westgate Ave. The student was accompanied by a female roommate, not affiliated with the university. The student said that when he and his roommate exited his vehicle, they were approached by two male subjects wearing "Ski-masks". One of the subjects displayed a hand gun and demanded the student and his roommate's property. The student gave the subjects his car keys. The subjects got in the student's vehicle which contained the student's wallet. the two subjects then drove off in the student’s vehicle, last seen heading west on Delmar Ave.

No injuries were reported.

Disposition

University City investigating

Report Number

20-07-24-031740

July 7, 2020
Burglary
Frat House 6

Date/Time Reported

07/08/2020 at 8:42 AM

Date/Time Occured

07/07/2020 at 11:07 PM to 07/08/2020 at 8:42 AM

Synopsis

Subjects made entry by removing door panel. Unknown items stolen. One suspect arrested

Disposition

Cleared by arrest

Report Number

200079

July 6, 2020
Larceny
Millbrook 4

Date/Time Reported

07/08/2020 at 10:23 AM

Date/Time Occured

07/06/2020 at 12:27 AM

Synopsis

Unsecured bicycle stolen. Loss $100

Disposition

Pending

Report Number

200080

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July 24, 2020
Crime Alert-Robbery
600 block Westgate

Date/Time Occured

07/24/2020 at 12:27 AM

Specifics

At approximately 12:27 a.m., a Washington University student reported that he parked his car in a private driveway near the 600 block of Westgate Ave. The student was accompanied by a female roommate, not affiliated with the university. The student said that when he and his roommate exited his vehicle, they were approached by two male subjects wearing "Ski-masks". One of the subjects displayed a hand gun and demanded the student and his roommate's property. The student gave the subjects his car keys. The subjects got in the student's vehicle which contained the student's wallet. the two subjects then drove off in the student’s vehicle, last seen heading west on Delmar Ave.

No injuries were reported.

Response

University City is investigating

Precautions




• Be alert to your surroundings. Do not sit in your car to text or use electronic devices, and be observant while walking. If you suspect you are being followed, run in a different direction; go to the other side of the street and yell or whistle for help; or head quickly to a lighted area, a group of people, or business
• Carry a whistle to summon help.
• Be extra cautious if someone approaches you or your vehicle and asks for information or if someone asks to use your cell phone.
• If you are confronted by a thief, give them what they want and don’t chase them as they leave. Report suspicious persons or activity immediately to the Police.
• Consider using Metro’s public transportation system. For more information visit the Transportation Options page at transportation.wustl.edu.
• Download the WashU Safe App.

July 13, 2020
Security Memo-Criminal Activity
Near Campus

Date/Time Reported

07/13/2020 at 2:45 PM

Date/Time Occured

07/13/2020 at 12:00 AM

Synopsis

Several local police municipalities adjacent to the Danforth Campus have reported an increase in vehicle break-ins. In several of the vehicle break-ins, items of value were taken.

Report suspicious persons or activity immediately to Police at 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency telephone.
• If you hear a vehicle alarm, contact Police immediately.
• Do not leave expensive property such as laptops, CD’s, purses, radar detectors, cellular telephones and portable
stereos in plain view in your vehicle. Lock them in your trunk or take them with you.
• Do not leave loose change visible.
• Park in a well-lit area or as close to a light as possible.
• Lock your vehicle

Disposition

Pending

Report Number

20-07-13-030266

June 29, 2020
Crime Alert-Aggrevated Assault
Cabanne & Eastgate

Date/Time Occured

06/29/2020 at 7:30 PM

Specifics

At 7:30 pm, a silver car pulled up to the intersection of Cabanne Ave. and Eastgate Ave, near Eastgate Park. An occupant of the silver car then began shooting at another car parked in the area. The silver car then drove off in an unknown direction.
2 people sustained non-life-threatening injuries and were transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Response

University City is investigating

Precautions

If you are able, run away from the shooting as quick as possible; leave your belongings behind and get away.
If you are unable to run away, take cover behind large items such as a car or a building.
Call 9-1-1 when you are safe.

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March 2, 2019
Fire
6266 Cates

Date/Time Occured

03/02/2019 at 3:00 PM

Synopsis

​Fire reported at a multi unit apartment building. No injuries. Building is uninhabitable. Pending loss determination.

Disposition

Cleared

January 23, 2019
Fire
Millbrook 1

Date/Time Reported

01/23/2019 at 6:26 PM

Date/Time Occured

01/23/2019 at 6:26 PM

Synopsis

Pizza caught fire in the oven. No damage

Disposition

Cleared

Report Number

19-01-23-002855

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