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Campus Watch Archives

September 27, 2001

2400 block of Trinity

Occurred on 8-27-01 between 1:00 p.m. and 1:45 p.m.

Criminal Mischief: A tire on a vehicle was cut with a knife. Damage value: $125.00.

Frank Denius Fields, Red River and IH-35

Discovered on 9-26-01 at 8:00 a.m.

Graffiti: Silver spray paint graffiti was found on the northwest wall of the field. Damage value: $30.00.

Townes Hall, 727 East Dean Keeton

Occurred between 9-25-01 at 5:20 p.m. and 9-26-01 at 8:20 a.m.

Theft: A Casio watch was stolen from a third floor classroom podium. Loss value: $60.00.

Hal C. Weaver Power Plant Expansion, 215 East 24th Street

Occurred between 9-25-01 at 10:30 p.m. and 9-25-01 at 5:30 p.m.

Theft: A large number of cleaning supplies and paper products were stolen from a locked cabinet in a second floor custodial closet. Loss value: $1000.00.

Union Building, #4 West Mall

Discovered on 9-26-01 at 8:30 a.m.

Graffiti: A lavatory counter top was damaged with a sharp object. Damage value: $10.00.

Graduate School of Business, 100 West 21st Street

Occurred on 9-26-01 between 11:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Theft: A red Gary Fisher multiple speed men's mountain bicycle was stolen from beside the building. Loss value: $100.00.

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

Occurred on 9-26-01 between 4:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Theft: Various pieces of clothing were stolen from a fourth floor laundry room. Loss value: $15.00.

Prather Hall Dormitory, 305 East 21st Street

Occurred on 9-26-01 at 4:25 p.m.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia: A UT subject was found on possession of drug paraphernalia.

Gregory Gymnasium, 2101 Speedway

Occurred on 9-26-01 between 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Theft: Cash and a credit card were stolen from a secured locker. Loss value: $200.00.

Parking Garage #3, 200 block of East Martin Luther King Blvd.

Occurred on 9-26-01 at 7:09 p.m.

Theft of Service: A UT subject in a red Toyota pick-up truck was seen leaving the garage without paying. Loss value: $3.00.

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

Occurred on 9-27-01 at 2:20 a.m.

Harassment: Two UT subjects have received threatening communications.

BEWARE

Current Fraud/Con Scheme On Campus: Southwestern Bell, Telecom, Pacific Bell, MCI, Bell Atlantic and GTE have confirmed the following fraud/con scheme. Victim receives a call from an individual identifying themselves as telephone service technicians who are conducting a test on telephone lines. They state that to complete the test, victim should touch nine (9), zero (0), the pound sign (#), and then hang up. By doing this, you give the requesting individual full access to your telephone line, which enables them to place long distance calls billed to your home phone number. This scam has been originating from many local jails/prisons.