Timely Warnings - Protect VU
TIMELY WARNING / CRIME ALERT
At approximately 8:20pm on October 28, 2022, Officers responded to 219 W. St. Clair Street, Apartment 23, in regards to a report of three unknown individuals knocking on a door and reportedly brandishing a firearm. All three suspects vacated the area prior to officers arriving.
One victim had minor injuries, as a result of the incident, and was treated on scene. It is believed that this incident is isolated, however, we encourage all of our students, faculty, staff, and guests to be alert of their surroundings and report any suspicious behavior or activity to Campus Police.
The group of unknown suspects reportedly consisted of two males and a subject in a bloody clown costume. The suspect with the firearm was described as a black male, approximately 5’11”, with short length dreads, and wearing dark clothing. Another suspect was described as a white male, approximat ly 5’11”, wearing a grey or blue hoodie. The suspects in the clown costume was approximately 5’11” and no other descriptors were able to be provided. The subjects were last seen fleeing the area towards the North near Red Skelton Blvd. If you have any information, please call the Vincennes University Police Department at 812-888-5555.
If you see something say something
If you see something, say something!
Intervene if you see a situation that seems risky to someone’s safety. By stepping up, you can possibly prevent a crime. Also, don’t be afraid to call Campus Police. Many crimes can be prevented. While the Vincennes University Police Department tries to prevent crimes on campus, Campus Safety is everyone’s responsibility, and you should make attempts to protect yourself.