May 8, 2005
FROM: David M. Donaldson, Chief of Police
RE: Armed Robbery
At approximately 2:18 am, Sunday, May 8, 2005 two (2) 21 year old non-students reported they were robbed at gunpoint on Randall Drive.
The victims stated they were walking east on Randall Drive near the shuttle stop and the suspects were traveling east on Randall Drive in a pick up truck. Victims stated the suspects stopped near them on Randall Drive and got out of the truck. One of suspects hit both of the victims in the face with his fist. The other suspect pointed a gun at them and demanded their money. The victims gave them money, ($105.00 total) $75.00 from one victim, $30.00, from the other. The suspects got back in the truck made a U-turn and left the area traveling west towards South College Road. The victims activated an Emergency Callbox located near where the robbery occurred. Police Officers were on the scene within two minutes of the callbox being activated. Victims declined medical treatment and neither appeared injured.
Suspect No. 1
Unknown age, black male, approx. 5’ 10” tall; weighing approx. 200 pounds
Suspect No. 2
Unknown age, black male, approx. 6’ 01” tall; weighing approx. 175 pounds
Chevrolet S-10 pick up truck, light blue in color (possibly primer color), unknown year; in the bed of the truck was a hood to a vehicle, also light blue in color. No license plate information is available.
Black in color, semi automatic handgun, unknown caliber, make, and model.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the UNCW Police Department 962-2222, 962-TIPS (anonymous email http://www.uncw.edu/police/), Emergency 911 or 4911.
The police report is not complete and therefore is not available for release.