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June 1, 2005

Music and Bates Recital Hall, 2405 Trinity

Occurred on 5-28-05 between 12 noon and 5:30 p.m.

Theft: A Bach Stradivarius trumpet was stolen when it was left in a trumpet case in an unsecured 3rd floor mezzanine hallway. Loss value: $1,500.00.

Crime Prevention Tip

This trumpet was stolen during the UIL Solo Ensemble competition. Any time there is an event in which large masses of people are hurrying from one place to another there is ample cause for confusion. Thieves thrive in this atmosphere, knowing that people are involved with their role in the event and tend not to watch their property or challenge the actions of others. During large events, be mindful of your property. Never leave your property unattended or unsecured.

Parking Lot 104, 1900 North IH-35

Occurred on 6-1-05 at 2:59 a.m.

Public Intoxication / Evading / Possession of Marijuana / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia / Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor: A UT police officer observed a UT student running through the Parking Lot after the officer entered the lot. The student fled the area when the police officer attempted to stop him. The student was later seen leaving the Parking Lot in a vehicle that was occupied by two other UT students. The student who had fled was found to be in possession of 0.2 ounces of marijuana and a 5" ceramic pipe containing burned marijuana residue. That student was also found to be under the influence of an alcoholic beverage to the point he was a physical endangerment to himself. One of the other two students in the vehicle was found to be under the age of 21 and had consumed alcoholic beverages.

Campus Wide

Occurred at various times.

Noncriminal Calls: In addition to the above criminal cases, UTPD responded to 4 alarm calls, 7 unsecured door reports, 1 medical emergency, 1 suspicious activity report and 3 public assist requests between 5-31-05 and 6-01-05.