Monday, May 27

Man allegedly commits robbery near Jackie Robinson Stadium


University police are searching for a man who robbed a man near Jackie Robinson Stadium on Saturday.

The man, who is not affiliated with UCLA, was at a baseball game at about 9 p.m. when he was approached by a man with a knife who demanded his money, according to a UCPD alert. The man then took the money, punched him in the back of the head and fled in an unknown direction.

Police could not provide a full description of the man.

It was not clear whether the incident occurred on or just outside Jackie Robinson Stadium, a UCPD spokesperson said.

No further information was immediately available. The case is still under investigation.

Anyone with information about this case can call UCPD at 310-825-1495.

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Share on Reddit
Editor in chief

Preal is the editor in chief of The Bruin. He was previously the assistant news editor for the city and crime beat and a news reporter for the city and crime beat.


Comments are supposed to create a forum for thoughtful, respectful community discussion. Please be nice. View our full comments policy here.