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UAPD investigates armed robbery near Nugent Building

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Posted at 3:45 PM, Sep 27, 2023

Updated on September 27, 2023 at 7:29 p.m.

According to UAPD, the suspect stole a white electric E-Bike from the UA Parking and Transportation Bike Valet service.

The victim was not injured during the robbery.

Officers searched the campus and neighborhoods nearby but did not find the suspect.

Updated on September 27, 2023 at 5:10 p.m.

UAPD believes the suspect left campus.

Anyone with information, contact 911 or 88-CRIME.

The University of Arizona Police Department is investigating an armed robbery near the Robert L. Nugent Building located at 1212 East University Boulevard.

The suspect is described as a white 5'9" man in his 30s, green shirt, gray shorts, and a gray baseball hat with a knife.

UAPD says the suspect left on a bike going westbound.

The bike taken was a white electric E-Bike with black forks and tires.

Officers say there is no ongoing threat to campus but are still searching campus.

Correction: A previous version of this article referred the Robert L. Nugent Building as the Nugget Building, in the headline.

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