Third Student Attacked This Week
Written by Bwog Staff
Last night, according to Public Safety, a student was assaulted on Broadway near West 132nd Street. Two suspects punched the student before fleeing with his property, and one “displayed a large knife during the attack.” This is the third reported attack in one week, including an assault on a student this past Sunday and an attempted robbery early Wednesday morning. Full alert, including description of the suspects, after the jump.
On August 6, 2009, at about 8:05 p.m. a student was the victim of a robbery and assault on Broadway near W. 132 St. The victim was followed by the suspects, when one suspect grabbed him in a choke hold, while the second suspect punched him. One suspect displayed a large knife during the attack. The suspects took the victim’s property and fled on foot, north on Broadway. The suspects displayed in the photo below are described as follows:
#1- m/Hispanic/ medium complexion/18-22 yrs/5’8″-5’10″/thin build/ dark clothing/ short hair.
#2- m/Hispanic/ medium complexion/ 18-22 yrs/5’8″-5’10″/medium build/long braided hair/light colored clothing/carrying a large knife.
If you have any information about this crime, contact Det. Signoretti, 26 Pct. Det. Squad at 212-678-1318. Please remember to utilize the Columbia University Shuttle and Escort service. Information about this service can be found at : www.columbia.edu/cu/publicsafety
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