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Crime Alerts

August 11, 2019
Security Memo-Car Jacking
6200 Enright

Date/Time Occured

08/11/2019 at 10:40 PM


At approximately 10:40 p.m., a student parked his car in the 6200 block of Enright Blvd., near The Lofts. As the student was sitting in the car, a subject walked up to the vehicle, displayed a handgun and told the student to exit his vehicle. The subject entered the vehicle and drove away, last seen heading east.
No injuries were reported.


University City Police Department has reported that an arrest has been made in this incident but are continuing their investigation.


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