Archive for Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Lawrence man, 22, reports robbery early Wednesday morning

September 7, 2011


A 22-year-old Lawrence resident reported to police he was attacked and robbed early Wednesday morning while walking to his hotel room near Sixth and Iowa streets.

Sgt. Matt Sarna, a Lawrence police spokesman, said officers were called to a disturbance at 4:18 a.m. at Howard Johnson hotel, 2222 W. Sixth St., and the victim alleged two unidentified men attacked him as he was walking to his hotel room with a female acquaintance.

The man told police the suspects took his wallet and other personal belongings, and the woman left the area during the disturbance. The victim suffered a cut to his arm but declined medical attention.

“There have been no suspects identified at this time,” Sarna said, “and the investigation is ongoing,”


MISTERTibbs 6 years, 7 months ago

Wonder how much his female "ahem" acquaintance quoted him before he was attacked by those two unidentified men.

fatheadff 6 years, 7 months ago

I would check the video camera footage at the 4 clubs in and out of town. It don't take a rocket scientist to figure out that was a setup.

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