Armed Robbery/Carjacking

Aug. 19, 2019

UA Clery Timely Warning Notice

 

Type of Offense:                            Armed Robbery/Carjacking

Date:                                                 August 17, 2019

Time of Occurrence:                      Approximately 1:30 am

Location(s):                                   Main Gate Garage, 815 E. 2nd Street, Tucson, AZ

Details:

The University of Arizona Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to identify two suspects involved in an armed robbery involving a carjacking and a third person of interest.

On August 17, 2019, UAPD investigated a report of an armed robbery involving a carjacking in the Main Gate Garage.  Two males forcefully took a vehicle by armed means.  The victims were not injured during the robbery. UAPD issued a UAlert, and circulated the area in an attempt to locate the suspects.

Suspect Descriptions:

  • Hispanic Male
  • Late 20’s to early 30’s years of age
  • 5’9” tall
  • 160 lbs.
  • Wearing a black and red hoodie
  • Hispanic Male
  • 20 to 30 years of age
  • 5’11” tall
  • 160 lbs.
  • Wearing baseball cap and white t-shirt

Person of Interest Description:                                                 

  • White or Hispanic Male
  • 20 to 30 years of age
  • Average height
  • Average build
  • Wearing white baseball cap, dark hoodie with logo, red and dark athletic shorts and dark shoes

Stolen Vehicle (2006 dark gray Lexus GS300 4 door, California License Plate 5TGJ335)

Anyone with information regarding the identification of these males or the location of the vehicle is asked to contact UAPD at 520-621-8273 or 911. If you wish to remain anonymous, call 88-CRIME.
 

 Safety Tips

  • Remain calm - take no action that jeopardizes your personal safety
  • Explain your movements
  • If you observe suspicious activity, go to a safe location & immediately call 9-1-1
  • If you see the person of interest or see the stolen vehicle, go to a safe location, and immediately call 9-1-1
  • Remember to download The University of Arizona LiveSafe app and sign up for UAlert

 

Brian A. Seastone                              
Chief of Police
 
Sergeant Sean Shields
Public Information Officer
520-626-8007