Robbery (Strong Arm)

Feb. 11, 2016, 7:31 p.m.

Ashby
Case: 1602-0333

A female victim reported that 20 minutes earlier, while walking through the north west portion of the station near Adeline and Ashby Avenue, a 17-20 year old Black male suspect approached her from behind and grabbed her gold-colored iPhone. The victim momentarily struggled with the suspect, but he managed to fully gain control of the phone before fleeing. The victim chased after the suspect for approximately 2-3 blocks, but lost sight of him and then walked to her friend’s nearby residence to report the robbery to police. The investigating officer was unable to track the phone. The victim, who was not injured during the robbery, further described the suspect as approximately 6’ tall, medium build and wearing a purple shirt.

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
Robbery