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September 19, 2001

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

Occurred on 9-17-01 between 7:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Theft: An electric sign was stolen from inside Jester City Limits. Loss value: $200.00.

Robert Lee Moore Hall, 2515 Speedway

Occurred between 9-17-01 at 4:00 p.m. and 9-18-01 at 11:00 a.m.

Theft: A CD player and CD were stolen from an unsecured room. Loss value: $25.00.

O. Henry Hall, 601 Colorado Street

Occurred on 9-18-01 at 11:20 p.m.

Criminal Trespass Warning: A non-UT subject was issued a criminal trespass warning after being found in an area that is restricted to staff, faculty, students and invited guests.

Gregory Gymnasium, 2101 Speedway

Occurred on 9-19-01 at 12:48 a.m.

Disturbance: A UT subject verbally assaulted another UT student.

1900 block of San Jacinto

Occurred between 9-19-01 at 3:48 a.m.

Public Intoxication: A non-UT subject was found intoxicated in a public place.

BEWARE

Current Fraud/Con Scheme On Campus: A subject telephones a department and wants to know the make and model number of the department's copier or printer. They sometimes ask for the serial number. The subject will also ask for the name of the director of the department or purchasing officer. They sometimes say their sending free samples or are checking what equipment the department has for promotional reasons. The subject will then send matching toner cartridges, that were never ordered, and a billing invoice to the department. A person in the department, receiving the cartridges, sees that the make, model, serial number and department administrator's name is correct on the invoice and thinks the department ordered it.