Off-Campus Incident Notification/ Assist Outside Agency - 2700 block of Nueces

  • Offense:
  • Date Occurred:
    October 30, 2022 at approximately 4:00 am
  • Location Reported:
    2700 block of Nueces Street

Assist Outside Agency - Kidnapping (2700 Nueces)


October 30, 2022

Sometime after 4 a.m., on Sunday, October 30, 2022, Austin Police Department (APD)  officers responded to the 2700 block of Nueces regarding an attempted kidnapping of a female victim (UT-affiliated). APD officers searched the area but were unable to locate a suspect. UTPD officers responded to the area to assist with the investigation. 

Suspect is described as a: 
- Light skinned, Hispanic male 
Last seen wearing: 
- Orange shirt
- Black pants

Suspect was last seen traveling in an older model black sedan, possibly a Lincoln Town Car of similar style vehicle. 

Pictures of suspect vehicle have been shared on Twitter: 

APD is lead agency on this case and is actively investigating this incident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 512-472-8477.


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UTPD Incident Notification
Oct. 30, 2022