On Friday, August 23, 2013, at approximately 11:27 pm, a couple was approached from behind by two men as they walked on University Street near Augusta Street. One of the two men presented a handgun and demanded the couple’s wallets and cell phones. After receiving property from the couple, both men fled in the direction of Church Street.
The couple, a 24 year-old male and 22 year-old female, ran back to a business located on Augusta Street and called for help. During the search of the area, one of the victim’s phones was recovered nearby.
The victims described the suspects as follows:
Subject #1 is described as a black male, 25-30 years of age, 5’-6 – 5’8, athletic/slender build, wearing blue jeans and a gray or green jacket. Subject #1 is said to have been armed with handgun and had a space between his front teeth.
Subject #2 is described as a black male, 25 -30 years of age, 5’8 – 5’10, medium to heavy build, wearing a button down white/plaid shirt and jeans.