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SECURITY ALERT
Date: 04/15/2014

Time: Approximately 7:00 p.m.
 
Location: Rose Park Athletics field 1000 Edgehill Avenue
 
Incident information: Metro Police received a report that two (non-Belmont affiliated) persons had been robbed in the swimming pool parking lot of the Rose Park Athletics field shortly after 7 pm Tuesday, April 15th. The victims reported that they were walking to their car when they were approached by two males, one of whom had a silver handgun. The suspects demanded the victims' valuables, took their wallets, money, and cell phones, and then fled the area on foot.
 
Suspect descriptions:
The suspects were described as black males wearing dark clothing. One had on baggy pants and a dark hoodie. The other had on dark pants and a pullover sweat shirt. One of the males had dreadlocks.
 
Follow These Safety Tips:
  • Park in well-lit and well-populated areas.
  • Do not walk alone. Travel in groups, especially at night.
  • Use the security escort service provided by Campus Security.
  • Stay aware of your surroundings. Keep your eyes up and alert.
  • Trust your instincts – if you feel unsafe, get to a safe location; walk confidently and with purpose away from the risk and call Campus Security or the Metro Nashville Police Department (MNPD).
  • Report suspicious activity immediately.
 
 
Important Numbers
Campus Security                                                                      Metro Police
Non-emergency 615-460-6617                                             Non-emergency 615-862-8600
Emergency  615-460-6911                                                     Emergency 911

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DATE: 01/14/2014

TIME: Approximately 6:00 p.m.

LOCATION: House on 15th Avenue South across from Academic and Dining Construction site.

INCIDENT INFORMATION: At approximately 6:00 p.m., a Belmont student living in a house on 15th Avenue South reported noticing a laptop missing from a bedroom in the house after she had been in the bathroom and left the front door unlocked for a guest to arrive. At present we have unconfirmed reports of a suspect but no reliable physical description. Regardless, all members of the Belmont campus community are urged to secure their belongings behind locked doors in their on and off campus residences.

REMEMBER:
•Lock exterior doors to your residence at all times
•Do not open the door to strangers, especially when home alone
•Keep a record of valuables serial numbers
•Report suspicious activity immediately

SUPPLEMENTAL SECURITY ALERT

This security alert supplements the alert issued on January 14, 2014 to include a description of the suspect. Earlier this evening a residence on 15th Avenue approximately four blocks north of Wedgewood Avenue was broken into. The description of the suspect in that crime is similar to an unconfirmed description of a possible suspect related to the theft reported from the house on 15th Avenue across from the academic and dining construction site.

Suspect description:

  • Black Male
  • Short Dreadlocks
  • Approximately 25 years old
  • Approximately 180 lbs
  • Approximately 6’0



Important Numbers
Campus Security                                                                      Metro Police
Non-emergency 615-460-6617                                             Non-emergency 615-862-8600
Emergency  615-460-6911                                                     Emergency 911


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