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Personal Safety Alert - Assault

Assault 10/28/2011

On 10/27/11 at 10:00 p.m. the Mankato Police Department were notified of an assault that took place at MSU Blakeslee Stadium.

2011-10-28
Assault

On 10/27/11 at 10:00 p.m. the Mankato Police Department were notified of an assault that took place at MSU Blakeslee Stadium.  
 

The female victim had her purse stolen by an unknown suspect while sitting in the bleachers.  A male companion of the female victim gave chase on foot and followed the suspect.   The suspect ran and yelled at the male that he had a gun and then dropped the purse.   The purse and its contents were recovered.
The male continued after the suspect and confronted him in a nearby parking lot.  The suspect pulled out a dark colored semi automatic handgun and held it at his side.
 The male suspect is described as 5’10” tall with average build, in his early 20’s with lighter complexion.  The male was wearing a dark, medium length coat over a MN Vikings sweatshirt and a stocking style cap.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

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