Phones, keys stolen from SDSU students near campus

Posted at 5:16 PM, Aug 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-25 20:16:38-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV, CNS) - San Diego police were searching today for men believed to have stolen cell phones and a set of keys from three San Diego State students near campus, a university official said.

The robbery happened Friday shortly before 12:30 a.m. in the 5600 block of Mary Lane Drive and Dorothy Drive.

Police reported three phones and a set of keys were taken from three SDSU students. One of the students was taken to a hospital for further medical treatment. It is unclear what the student's condition was. 

The area where the incident occurred is just a few hundred feet from campus. 

Victims and witnesses described the suspects as tall, thin men wearing hooded sweatshirts in their 20s.

University and city police searched the area for the suspects immediately after responding to the robbery, but were unable to locate them.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the San Diego Police Department at (619) 531-2000 or the anonymous Crime Stoppers tip line at (888) 580-8477, and to reference case #18-026643.