UAPD Investigate On-Campus Robbery Attempt

The University of Alabama Police responded to an on-campus robbery attempt that occurred shortly after 3:15 AM Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, around Bryant Drive behind Bryant Denny Stadium. A victim was approached by two suspects demanding money and personal property. No items were stolen, and no weapons were involved. The victim was punched and received minor injuries before the two suspects drove away in what was described as an older model black sedan with the vehicle last seen heading east on Bryant Drive.

The appearance of the suspects was reported to be:

Suspect 1
Race: Black
Sex: Male
Height: Approximately 6’
Weight: No Description Provided
Hair:  Shoulder Length Dreadlocks
Clothing: Black clothing, long sleeves
Additional info:  None provided

Suspect 2
Race: Black
Sex: Male
Height: Approximately 6’
Weight: No description provided
Hair: Mohawk style haircut
Clothing: Black clothing, long sleeve shirt
Additional info:  None Provided

Anyone who has any additional information about this occurrence is asked to call University Police at 205-348-5454 or Crime Stoppers at 752-7867(STOP). Crime prevention information is published in UAPD’s Safer Living Guide published at

Below are some safety considerations for students and community members:

  • Be careful and mindful of any valuables you may carry on your person
  • Be mindful of your surroundings
  • If confronted, give the perpetrator what they ask for. Your safety is more important.

This information is being sent as part of UA’s commitment to providing campus safety information in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Act.