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Campus Alerts and Timely Warnings

DateTimeAlert TypeDescription
09-07-2018 3:00 PM Crime Alert Clery Act Safety Alert – Off Campus Aggravated Assault:

Incident Date: September 5, 2018

Incident Location: 875 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road (Home Depot) Lawrenceville, Georgia. 30043 

Incident Description: On September 5, 2018, Georgia Gwinnett College was notified of a violent crime that occurred at the Home Depot on Lawrenceville-Suwanee Road.  Loss prevention employees and bystanders were threatened with a handgun twice during the incident. Suspect 1 assaulted a bystander in the head with the handgun, loaded the stolen merchandise into the Suspect Vehicle and was driven from the scene by Suspect 2.

Description of Suspects
Suspect 1: B/M, 20 to 29 YOA, approx. 5’06” tall and 130 lbs. Short BLK hair and short facial hair Last seen wearing a torn white t-shirt, BLK jeans, WHI sneakers, and thick-rimmed BLK glasses Armed with Black handgun 
Suspect 2: B/M, all black clothing (driver of suspect vehicle) Suspect Vehicle: RED Kia Soul with a Georgia license plate beginning with the letters “RP” 

Status of Investigation: This incident is being investigated by the Gwinnett County Police Department. Report any information regarding this and other criminal incidents to Gwinnett County Police (770) 513-5700 or Crime Stoppers Atlanta at 404.577.TIPS (8477).

See Something, Say Something: Report any information regarding this crime and other criminal incidents to the Georgia Gwinnett College Police Department by calling 678.407.5333 or by emailing Report a Crime In addition, you can help the GGC community fight crime. Don’t look the other way or ignore suspicious activity. If you see something that prompts concern, say something and notify Campus Police immediately. 

Additional Information for the Georgia Gwinnett College Community
Immediately report suspicious activity to the Campus Police by calling 678.407.5333. Program the campus police number into your cell phone. 

Safety escorts are available through the Georgia Gwinnett College Police Department by calling 678.407.5333. 

Download the LiveSafe safety app LiveSafe for quick access to the Georgia Gwinnett College Police Department and other safety resources. 

Clery Act Requirements
Federal law, the Clery Act, requires colleges and universities to report certain crime statistics as well as to make timely notifications about crimes that pose a threat to the community. The purpose of this alert is to help make you aware of crime so that you are able to take appropriate precautions. For more information, please visit GGC Office of Public Safety.