• Offense:
  • Date Occurred:
    November 3, 2021 at approximately 11:30 pm
  • Location Reported:
    Adams-Hemphill Neighborhood Park


At 12 a.m., UTPD and Austin Police responded to a report of a robbery near 100 East 27th Street. A UT student reported that at around 11:30 p.m. on 11/3, a suspect sprayed them with pepper spray and stole their cell phone at Adams-Hemphill Neighborhood Park. Officers searched for the suspect, but were unable to locate him.

Suspect Description:

The suspect is described as an Asian male, 5'10," in his mid 20s, with curly hair, wearing a puffy jacket, and N95 mask.

If You Have Any Information:

  • On campus: UTPD is actively investigating this incident. If you have any information about this crime call 512-471-4441 and select extension 9.
  • Off campus: The Austin Police Department is actively investigating this incident. Call APD at 311 if you have any information about this crime.

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Clery Notice

This notification is provided in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act (20 USC, 1092(f)). The Clery Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information.

Nov. 4, 2021