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February 16, 2005

Ashbell Smith Hall, 201 West 7th Street

Occurred on 2-16-05 at 12:50 a.m.

Theft: A building sign was stolen from the north exterior wall of the parking garage. A staff member observed four white male subjects steal the sign, enter the garage and drive out of the garage in a grey 4-door vehicle. The staff member reported the theft to a UT guard more than an hour after the theft. Loss value: $75.00.

Beauford H. Jester Center West, 201 East 21st Street

Occurred between 2-2-05 and 2-15-05.

Harassment: An unidentified caller has placed several unwanted telephone calls to a 5th floor resident's dormitory telephone. The caller would hang the telephone up as soon as the resident would answer. The resident used the *57 feature of his dormitory telephone to trap the telephone number of the caller.

2800 South Congress

Occurred on 2-15-05 at 4:52 p.m.

Stolen Vehicle Recovery: A silver Honda Accord, which had been reported stolen earlier this month was found abandoned on the side of the road.

1900 Trinity

Discovered on 2-15-05 at 3:42 p.m.

Criminal Mischief: The wire fencing surrounding the Santa Rita No. 1 Oil Rig had been cut. Five light bulbs to flood lights which illuminate the rig were broken out. The electrical wires to a speaker box had been cut and the electrical wire to a second speaker box was pulled from the speaker box. Repair cost: $300.00.

Whitaker Fields, 51st Street and Guadalupe

Discovered on 2-15-05 at 7:45 a.m.

Graffiti: Black spray paint was used to write a word on a metal parking permit sign located by an entrance to the west side Parking Lot. Removal cost: $35.00.

Campus Wide

Occurred at various times.

Noncriminal Calls: In addition to the above criminal cases, UTPD responded to 11 alarm calls, 3 unsecured door reports, 1 collision, 1 stuck elevator report, 1 suspicious activity report, and 2 public assists and conducted 2 light surveys between 2-15-05 and 2-16-05.