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April 14, 2005

Claudia Taylor Johnson Hall, 210 West 6th Street

Occurred on 4-13-05 at 5:15 p.m.

Criminal Trespass: A non-UT subject was found sleeping on the steps located on the east side of the building. The subject was issued a written criminal trespass warning.

Engineering-Science Building, 2501 Speedway

Occurred on 4-07-05 between 9:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Theft: A black and blue colored Yukon mountain bicycle was stolen from the bicycle racks on the west side of the building after being secured with a U-shaped lock. Loss value: $150.00.

Parking Garage 7, 1815 Trinity Street

Occurred on 4-13-05 between 5:33 a.m. and 5:39 a.m.

Theft: A purple Cannondale mountain bicycle with all-terrain tires, black gel seat, and white Cannondale logos was stolen within six minutes from the first level bicycle racks after being secured with a combination cable lock. The lock was discovered by UT Police officers beside the bike rack cut in half. Loss value: $300.00.

Perry-Castañeda Library, 101 East 21st Street

Occurred on 4-13-05 at 4:23 p.m.

Attempted Theft: A brown canvas bag containing a Hewlett-Packard laptop computer was left unattended inside a 4th floor study room while the owner of the property sat at a table outside the room. After reporting the theft of the computer, the owner saw a subject carrying her computer and canvas bag. The owner confronted the subject and demanded her property be returned to her. The subject is described as a white male 25 years of age, with a "scruffy face", brown hair, blue eyes and long side burns. The subject was last seen wearing black pants, and a black jacket over a white tee-shirt. The subject was last seen entering an elevator on the 4th floor.

Crime Prevention Tip

It only takes a second or two for someone to walk by your unsecured property, pick it up and walk away — do you really think you will be back before a thief can steal your property?

Union Building, #4 West Mall

Occurred on 4-14-05 at 3:40 a.m.

Possession of Marijuana: Two non-UT subjects were observed sharing a marijuana cigarette while on break from their place of employment. Additional marijuana was discovered during a consent to search.

Townes Hall, 727 East Dean Keeton Street

Occurred on 4-13-05 at 8:00 p.m.

Disrupting a Public Meeting (6 Counts): Five non-UT subjects and one juvenile were arrested after using artificial noise makers and other tactics to disrupt a public meeting inside the 2nd floor auditorium.

Campus Wide

Occurred at various times.

Noncriminal Calls: In addition to the above criminal cases, UTPD responded to 7 alarm calls, 4 unsecured door reports, 1 public assist report, 1 medical emergency call, 1 collision, and 1 suspicious activity report between 4-13-05 and 4-14-05.