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Suspect pulled knife, demanded keys to car from Clement Hall parking lot

Published: Apr. 10, 2022 at 9:25 PM CDT
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LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - A man is in jail after Texas Tech police say he stole a car on campus Sunday morning.

Officers say the car was taken from the Clement Residence Hall parking lot. They say the suspect pulled out a knife and demanded the keys to the vehicle, then got in and drove toward 19th Street.

Campus police worked with Lubbock police to investigate. The suspect was found and arrested later that morning.

Lubbock County jail logs report the suspect as 37-year-old Victor Yannis. He was arrested and charged with aggravated robbery and possession of a controlled substance, which Texas Tech police reported as methamphetamine. Yannis is not a student at Texas Tech.

Victor Yannis was arrested by Texas Tech police and charged with aggravated robbery and...
Victor Yannis was arrested by Texas Tech police and charged with aggravated robbery and possession of meth.(Lubbock County Detention Center)

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