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Incident: Robbery (1000 Block of Blackhawk)
Date Occurred: August 09, 2014
Location: 1000 Block Blackhawk Drive, DeKalb
Details: At approximately 2:04 p.m. Saturday, NIU and City of DeKalb police departments were notified of a robbery that occurred near the 1000 Blackhawk Drive.  Officers responded to the scene and met with the victim. The victim related that he was approached by two unknown males riding on bicycles.  One of the unknown males asked the victim if he could use his cell phone. The victim agreed, voluntarily surrendering his cell phone to the unknown male.  When the victim requested his cell phone be returned the unknown male shoved the victim in the chest area then both of the unknown males fled the area on bicycles toward North Annie Glidden Rd. The victim was not injured during the incident.
Offender Descriptions:

Suspect 1: Male, African American, 18-25 years of age, 5’7”, 130 - 145 lbs., no facial hair, wearing red shorts, tattoo of a star on his right arm, and tattoo of the word “Mob” on the left side of his chest. 

Suspect 2: Male, African American, 18-25 years of age, 6’4”, 260 – 300 lbs, no facial hair, wearing a gray shirt

Safety Information: People receiving this message are advised to be alert and aware of their surroundings.  If you have any information related to this report, please contact the NIU Department of Police and Public Safety at 815-753-1212, the DeKalb Police at 815-748-8400, or DeKalb County Crime Stoppers at 815-895-3272 or e-mail crimestoppers@dekalbcounty.org.

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