Police Searching for Victims of Recent Robberies
Investigators with the Lincoln (NE) Police Department are searching for the victims in two separate robberies that occurred January 1 - January 2, 2014. The incidents were not reported to police; however, a man has admitted to the crimes. To further the investigation and prosecution of these cases, detectives need to talk with victims and/or witnesses of the robberies.
The first robbery occurred at approximately 3:00 a.m. on January 1, 2014, at a park near 17th & South Streets. A purse, watch and boots were taken, at gunpoint, from an unknown female.
The second robbery occurred on January 2, 2014, between 5:30 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. Picture frames and assorted clothing were taken from an unknown male in the Kohl's parking lot, 8700 S 28th Street. The victim may have been assaulted during the armed robbery.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call Sergeant Greg Sorensen at 402.441.6944.