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UMD Community Notice: Off-Campus Attempted Robbery (Weapon Involved)

UMD Community Notice: Off-Campus Attempted Robbery (Weapon Involved)

**Community Notice**

The purpose of this e-mail is to make you aware of an incident that occurred off-campus near the University of Maryland, College Park campus. The following is a synopsis of an incident reported to the Prince George's County Police Department.

INCIDENT:                Off-Campus Attempted Robbery (Weapon Involved)

OCCURRED:             January 5, 2020 / Approximately 10:56 p.m.

LOCATION:              Parking Garage at Yale Avenue and Knox Road, College Park, Maryland

PGPD CASE #:           20-0000967


On January 6, 2020, at approximately 10:15 a.m., the University of Maryland Police Department was notified of an off-campus attempted robbery (weapon involved) that was reported to the Prince George’s County Police Department (PGPD) on January 5, 2020, at approximately 10:56 p.m.

A male reported to PGPD that he was inside his vehicle, when a male approached his car. The suspect displayed a baseball bat and demanded the victim’s property. The victim refused and the suspect along with two other individuals left the area. No property was taken.