CWRU Security Alert 12/31/2018

Security Alert

Case Western Reserve University Division of Public Safety

Crime: Strong Arm Robbery

Location of incident: Hazel Road by the Hazel 8 Apartments

This incident occurred off campus but because of the proximity to the university, the CWRU Division of Public Safety would like the campus community to be aware.

Date of Incident: 12/31/2018

Time of Incident: 12:30 PM but did not report it to the CWRU Police until approximately 5:00 PM

Incident Description: A male student walking in the area of Hazel Road by the Hazel 8 Apartments when a male approached him and took his cell phone and cash. 

Suspect(s) Description:  A sufficient description of the suspect is not available at this time.

Additional information: No injuries were sustained.

Initiated: 12/31/2018

Information provided by: CWRU Police Department

Case Western Reserve University is committed to providing a safe environment for all members of the community. We strongly encourage individuals to regularly check case.edu/publicsafety/safety-on-campus to see what safety tips and services we provide.

If you have any information on this crime, please call 216.368.3333 as soon as possible. If you would like to leave an anonymous tip, please call 216.368.3331. 

Case Western Reserve University Division of Public Safety releases security alerts, in compliance with the federal Clery Act, when a Clery-reportable crime is committed and the university determines there is an ongoing threat on campus to the health or safety of students or employees.