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Crime: Amy Schneider Was Robbed at Gunpoint, No Arrests Made—Police

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Police in in Oakland, California, have shared further details after Amy Schneider revealed that she was robbed over the weekend.

© Jeopardy!/YouTube "Jeopardy!" champ Amy Schneider has stated that any Republican voted into office in her home state of Ohio will work to make her life "harder."

The engineering manager, who has been based in California for several years after relocating from her native Ohio, took to Twitter on Monday to reveal the incident.

She wrote: "Hi all! So, first off: I'm fine. But I got robbed yesterday, lost my ID, credit cards, and phone. I then couldn't really sleep last night, and have been dragging myself around all day trying to replace everything."

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Schneider, who usually shares detailed post-game analyses of each of her Jeopardy! installments, added in a follow-up tweet: "So, I doubt I'll even start writing tonight's game thread today, and if I keep winning, it may take a bit for me to get caught up. Thanks for your patience!"

On Tuesday, police in Oakland confirmed to NBC News that they were investigating an armed robbery that took place on Sunday afternoon, though the victim was not identified in the statement.

Police spokesperson Candace Kea told NBC News that two people, one of whom was armed, robbed the victim of "personal belongings" before fleeing.

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According to the police statement, no arrests had been made as of Tuesday afternoon.

Representatives for Jeopardy!—where Schneider is continuing a record-breaking run—said in a statement: "We were deeply saddened to hear about this incident, and we reached out to Amy privately to offer our help in any capacity."

This is a breaking news story and will be updated.

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