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August 19, 2002

AAshbel Smith Hall Parking Garage #3, 201 West 7th Street

Occurred on 8-14-02 at 10:45 a.m.

Assist an Outside Agency: A vehicle driven by a non-UT subject was stopped on level four. Vehicle had been observed on the outside of the garage circling the block, squealing its tires and driving recklessly at a high rate of speed. It was determined subject had an outstanding outside agency arrest warrant for theft.

Blanton Dormitory, 2500 University Avenue

Occurred on 8-16-02 between 2:00 a.m. and 3:00 a.m.

Criminal Mischief: Astro Glide lubricant was smeared on a fifth floor exterior dormitory door handle and on a dry erase board mounted on the outside of the door that resulted in substantial inconvenience to clean up.

Main Building, #1 South Mall

Occurred on 8-17-02 at 8:00 p.m.

Criminal Trespass / Failure to Identify: A non-UT subject was found on the eighth floor in an area that is reserved for students, faculty and staff. Subject gave a fictitious name and date of birth. Subject had been issued a prior written criminal trespass warning.

Moncrief-Neuhaus Athletics Center, 2015 San Jacinto Blvd.

Occurred on 8-15-02 prior to 5:00 p.m.

Theft: A silver Kodak DX3600 zoom digital camera was stolen from an unsecured first floor office and a Kendall digital FILAC medical thermometer was stolen from an unsecured first floor athletic examination room. Loss value: $300.00.

Parking Garage #1, 2401 San Jacinto Blvd.

Occurred on 8-16-02 at 3:23 p.m.

Theft of Services: A gold and tan colored sports utility vehicle was observed by UT staff "tailgating" another vehicle out the east exit. License plate number was turned over to UT Police for follow-up investigation. Loss value: $32.00.

Parking Garage #4, 109 West 27th Street

Occurred on 8-18-02 at 3:34 a.m.

Possession of Controlled Substance and Narcotic Paraphernalia: Two UT students were found on the top level in a vehicle in possession of marijuana and heroin. One subject was found in possession of a pipe that contained marijuana. Additional heroin was found in a fifth floor dormitory room in Kinsolving.

Physical Plant Building A, 1309 East Dean Keeton

Occurred between 8-9-02 and 8-15-02 at 8:27 a.m.

Theft: Two black plastic Harmon-Kardon computer speakers, with gray speaker covers were stolen from an open and unsecured third floor cubicle. Loss value: $20.00.

Union Building, #4 West Mall

Occurred on 8-16-02 between 7:20 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.

Criminal Mischief: A wall-mounted telephone located in a third floor hallway was torn from its wall-mounted bracket. Repair cost: $20.00.

Waggener Hall, 2210 Speedway

Occurred on 8-16-02 between 12:45 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Theft: A tan purse with shoulder strap was stolen when it was left in a first floor women's restroom stall. Wallet contained cash, credit cards, keys and assorted identification. Loss value: $30.00.

Whitaker Fields, 5100 Guadalupe

Occurred on 8-17-02 at 10:00 a.m.

Criminal Trespass: Four UT students and two non-UT subjects were found on several tennis courts after normal business hours. The facility gates were locked. All of the subjects had to climb over two fences to get onto the courts. All subjects were issued written criminal trespass warnings.

2600 Guadalupe

Occurred on 8-17-02 at 5:00 a.m.

Driving While Intoxicated / Consumption of Alcohol by Minor: A UT student under the age of twenty-one was stopped for operating a motor vehicle at nighttime without headlights. Subject was found under the influence of an alcoholic beverage to the level he was driving while intoxicated as defined by law.