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Security Alert - Armed Robbery

Security Alert - Armed Robbery
It has been reported to Corporate Security that a robbery occurred at the Johns Hopkins' subway platform behind Mama Mia's Restaurant.

CAMPUS:  East Baltimore Medical Campus

INCIDENT TYPE:  Robbery (Armed)

LOCATION:  Johns Hopkins’ subway platform (behind Mama Mia’s Restaurant)

DATE:  Friday, December 27, 2019

TIME:  10:35 PM

SUSPECT INFORMATION:  Juvenile-age male, thin build wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black pants.


It has been reported to Corporate Security that a robbery occurred on 12/27/19 at the location noted above. A non-Hopkins affiliate was approached by the suspect who displayed a knife and robbed the victim of this cell phone. The suspect fled the area in an unknown direction. The victim was not injured.

This incident is being actively investigated by the Baltimore Police Department. If you witnessed or have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Baltimore Police Department's Eastern District at 410-396-2433.

You can find additional information and outcomes of this or other crimes that occurred on our campus on our website.


  • All faculty, staff and students are reminded to remain alert and aware of their surroundings.
  • When walking, whenever possible walk in groups of two or more.
  • Utilize 24/7 escort and transportation services while on campus.
    • Should you find yourself the victim of a robbery, do not resist and do not pursue suspects. Always remember to stay calm, listen and observe intently, surrender any requested property and report the crime as soon as possible.
  • Avoid using your cell phone when walking outside, but if you must, be sure to find a place where there are bystanders and stand where no one can come up behind you.

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