According to a press release from California State University, Humboldt, dated Fri., Dec 2, 2011:
Police at Humboldt State University are investigating a strong arm robbery in a campus residence hall that took place Friday afternoon. The incident occurred in Sunset Hall just after 5 p.m. The victim reported that three men broke into his room, bound his arms and legs, and stole a number of items. The victim reported being physically assaulted by the suspects, but no weapons were observed by the victim. The victim declined any medical attention.University police responded and conducted a thorough search of the area. Police determined that the suspects had likely fled and posed no immediate additional threat, though they are urging students living in residence halls to be vigilant. The suspects were last seen on foot near the area of Lake Wood Blvd. and Plaza Ave. Fliers describing the robbery were posted throughout the area. .University police will also be conducting additional patrols around campus residence halls over the next week.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact University Police at 826-5555.
Shown below are police sketches and descriptions of the three suspects in this case: