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February 26, 2003

F. Loren Winship Drama Building, 300 East 23rd Street

Occurred on 2-25-03 at 1:45 a.m.

Criminal Trespass / Assist Outside Agency: A non-UT subject was found in a second floor room after the building had closed. The subject had received a prior written criminal trespass warning. It was determined the subject had an outstanding outside agency arrest warrant for theft.

300 Jester Circle

Occurred on 2-24-03 at 11:05 p.m.

Assault: While attempting to direct traffic away from a large "snow ball fight" and disturbance on Jester Circle, three resident assistants were struck with "packed ice balls." Two of the subjects who had thrown "ice balls" were identified as UT students.

Beauford H. Jester Center East, 203 East 23rd

Occurred on 2-26-03 at 12:40 a.m.

Possession of Alcohol by a Minor: Responding to a noise complaint in a 1st floor dormitory room, UT police found a UT student who is under the age of 21 in possession of five cans of beer.

Beauford H. Jester Center West, 201 East 21st

Occurred between 2-23-03 at 2:05 a.m. and 2-24-03 at 8:31 p.m.

Harassing Communications: Several unwanted phone calls were placed to an 11th floor dormitory room. The caller was asked not to call back. The caller continued to call back. The residents were reminded to use the "Star 57" feature on their dormitory telephone which would trace the call.

Lyndon B. Johnson Library, 2305 Robert Dedman Drive

Discovered on 2-26-03 at 12:09 a.m.

Criminal Mischief: A black metal picnic table had its top bent and three black metal chairs had the wire mesh from the seating surface removed. The chairs were located on top of a hill on the south side of the building. The table was located at the bottom of the hill. Repair cost: $115.00.

Moore-Hill Dormitory, 214 east 21st

Occurred on 2-26-03 at 12:40 a.m.

Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (2 counts) / Possession of a Controlled Substance: Responding to a report of the smell of marijuana, UT police found a second floor resident in possession of a pair of medical forceps that had burnt marijuana residue on its tip. A blue plastic water pipe and a marijuana cigarette were found on the ground outside the open dormitory room window.

Parking Lot F-11, 200 East 22nd

Occurred on 2-24-03 at 9:00 p.m.

Assault: Two UT students began to argue over a parking space. The student who was not able to park in the space told the student who parked there he "should be careful stealing parking spaces or his car could be keyed." The student took the statement as a threat and went to write down the license plate of the student who made the statement. At that time, the student who made the statement struck the other student in the neck with her fist.

Union Building, #4 West Mall

Occurred on 2-24-03 between 12:30 p.m. and 3:15 p.m.

Criminal Mischief: One marble wall was broken and another marble wall was cracked in a 1st floor restroom. Repair cost: $1,250.00.

Union Building, #4 West Mall

Occurred on 2-24-03 between 12 noon and 1:00 p.m.

Criminal Mischief: A white crayon was used to write gang-style words on a wall and on two handrails between level 3 and level 4 of the #2 stairwell. Removal cost: $50.00.