LPD: woman has iPhone and Beats headphones stolen
LINCOLN, Neb. -- On Friday, officers responded to a robbery call.
Lincoln Police Department said that around 6:40 a.m officers responded to the area of 35th & Apple on the report of a robbery.
A 23-year-old reported that she was jogging when they were struck in the back by a female suspect, 19-year-old Avery Belgum.
Authorities said the victim said she tried to defend herself but was knocked to the ground by Belgum, who then stole her iPhone and Beats headphones, adding up to $1,075 in stolen items.
LPD said that Belgum then fled the area in a silver Jeep. Allegedly, the victim waived down someone who was passing by to help contact the police.
Officials reported that around the same time, officers responded to the area of 33rd & Q St on the report of a hit and run.
LPD Officers said they found a silver Jeep had struck a tree and the occupants fled the area.
Authorities said that Belgum was found and contacted in the area.
LPD said she was found to have the victim's phone on her along with the keys to the Jeep. She was then lodged in jail for robbery.