FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
OSHKOSH POLICE DEPARTMENT
Date: November 15, 2017
Time: 09:45 AM
Contact: Officer Kate Mann
Public Affairs/ Crime Prevention
Subject: Strong Armed Robbery 800 Block Elmwood
The Oshkosh Police Department and the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Police are investigating a strong armed robbery that occurred on November 14, 2017 at approximately 9:30 PM in the 800 Block of Elmwood Avenue in the City of Oshkosh.
A 19 year old male University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh student reported that at approximately 9:30 PM on November 14th, two males wearing hooded sweatshirts approached him. He stated that both males were carrying duffle bags with over the shoulder straps. He stated that they may have had a weapon and that they took several personal belongings from him. The victim reported no injuries. The University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Police Department issued a Titan Alert.
If anybody has any information regarding this incident, they are encouraged to contact the Oshkosh Police Department at 920-236-5733, to speak further with Detective Artus.
If you have information about this incident, but wish to remain anonymous, please contact the Winnebago County Crime Stoppers at (920) 231-8477; or add the free P3 App to your Apple or Android phone and add a tip; or go to www.winnebagocrimestoppers.org to submit a text tip. If your tip leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward.
Further information may be released as it becomes available.