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Armed robbery in Escondido Village

An armed robbery took place in an apartment on the Quillen Courtyard in Escondido Village at approximately 8 p.m. Tuesday. The victim reported that a male and a female of Hispanic ethnicity forced their way into his apartment, according to the Stanford University Public Safety Department (SUDPS). The victim was physically unharmed though his hands were tied. The suspects stole a laptop, wallet and cash from the apartment before leaving and each displayed a firearm.

 

The victim described the suspects as the following: a male of Hispanic ethnicity, 20 to 30 years of age and medium build, last seen wearing a dark, grey hooded sweatshirt and a female of Hispanic ethnicity, 20 to 30 years of age, last seen wearing dark clothing.

SUDPS is “aggressively investigating the robbery,” according to public information officer Bill Larson.

- Margaret Rawson