In compliance with the "Timely Notice" provisions of the federal Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act of 1998 the University Police are giving notice of an incident that was reported to have occurred.
On October 13, 2013 at approximately 1:35 AM a shooting was reported in the 100 Block of Penn Street. During the incident a male victim while operating his vehicle was approached by a white SUV type suspect vehicle. A male passenger from the suspect vehicle fired several shots at the victim striking him in an unknown location. The suspect vehicle then fled east on Pratt Street away from Campus.
University of Maryland, Baltimore Police and Baltimore Police Department Officers responded to the scene to investigate. The victim was taken to UMMC for treatment for a non-life threatening injury. A canvass of the area was negative for suspects at this time.
At this time, none of the persons involved in this incident appear to be related to the University of Maryland. The University of Maryland, Baltimore Police are assisting the Baltimore Police Department with this investigation.
Two black males operating a white SUV type vehicle
Assault and Attempted Robbery
On October 7, 2013 at approximately 5:55 PM a University of Maryland student was a victim of an Assault and Attempted Robbery in the 600 block of West Lexington Street. The victim was approached by three juveniles. One suspect struck the victim in the head with their hand as she was attempting to pay a parking meter. Another suspect reached into her purse. The victim did not give up her purse and the suspects fled East on Lexington Street. The victim refused medical treatment on the scene. A search of the area for the suspects by University and Baltimore Police was negative. The suspects are described as follows:
Suspect #1: Juvenile female wearing blue shirt and khaki pants
Suspect #2: Juvenile female wearing blue shirt and khaki pants
Suspect #3: Juvenile male wearing blue shirt and khaki pants
Anyone with information or having knowledge of this incident is asked to call the University Police Investigation Division at 410 706-3573.
Campus Safety Tips
Anyone with information or having any knowledge of these incidents is asked to call the University Police Criminal Division at 410.706.3573.
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