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July 29, 2015

Campus Watch: Below is a summary of campus activity reported to or observed by The University Police Department Patrol Officers between Tuesday, 07/28/15 and Wednesday, 07/29/15.

BRAZOS PARKING GARAGE, 210 East Martin Luther King

Criminal Mischief: The lock to a soft drink vending machine located on the ground level of the parking garage. At the time of the report, it was unknown if any product or money was missing from the machine. Repair cost: $300.00. Loss value: Undetermined. Occurred between 07/27/15 at 2:00 PM and 07/28/15 at 12:45 PM.


Public Intoxication: A non-UT subject was reported as being intoxicated on the plaza located on the south side of the building. Responding police officers found the subject rather easily as he was not able to stand or walk without assistance. The subject’s intoxication level also prevented him from being able to form complete sentences or even single word answers to questions. The subject was deemed to be under the influence of an alcoholic beverage to the point he was a danger to himself and others. Occurred on 07/29/15 at 2:00 AM.

PARKING LOT 114, 2200 Leona

Burglary: An unknown subject cut a construction site fence, entered the property and stole 2 box fans and a battery charger. Loss value: $130.00. Repair cost: $20.00. Occurred between 07/11/15 at 8:00 AM and 07/13/15 at 8:00 AM. Reported on 07/28/15 at 8:41 AM.

SAN ANTONIO GARAGE, 2420 San Antonio

Graffiti: Black paint was used to write illegible words on exterior doors located on the north side of the parking garage. Removal cost; $50.00. Discovered on 07/28/15 at 3:57 PM.


Criminal Trespass: A non-UT subject was observed sitting wrapped in a towel on the east side of the building. The subject stated he had lost his pants in an earlier accident but did not suffer any injuries. The subject was found to have previously been issued a written criminal trespass warning and was taken into custody. Occurred on 07/28/15 at 8:13 AM.

411 West Martin Luther King (non-UT property)

Public Intoxication: A UT police officer observed a non-UT subject loose a battle with gravity in a pizzeria parking lot. The subject had difficulty standing and walking and was found to be under the influence of an alcoholic beverage to the point he was deemed to be a danger to himself. Occurred on 07/28/15 at 8:00 PM.

411 West Martin Luther King (non-UT property)

Disorderly Conduct – Threatens Another : While initiating the stop in the previous entry, the police officer noticed a second non-UT subject yelling at the person who had fallen. Upon approaching both parties, an employee from the pizzeria hurriedly approached the scene and warned the officer the yelling subject may be armed with a weapon. The investigation showed the employee directed the yelling subject to leave patrons in the parking lot alone and to leave the property. After being directed to leave, the yelling subject turned and reached behind his back as if retrieving a concealed weapon. The employee asked the subject if he was “going to draw down on him” to which the subject replied, “Yeah, I am.” The employee retreated into the pizzeria. No weapon was found on the yelling subject. Occurred on 07/28/15 at 8:00 PM.

8200 North MoPac Expressway (non-UT property)

Driving While License Invalid / Assist Outside Agency: While traveling in a clearly marked patrol vehicle, a UT police officer observed a Chrysler sedan approach the rear of the patrol vehicle and travel closely to the patrol vehicle’s rear bumper for a fair distance before the driver changed lanes and passed the patrol vehicle at a rate of travel much higher than the posted sign (law) allowed. When stopped, it was discovered the non-UT driver had three outstanding outside agency arrest warrants for speeding (2) and running a red light. It was also learned the subject’s driver’s license had previously been suspended for, you guessed it, traffic violations. Occurred on 07/28/15 at 7:13 PM.

The University of Texas Police Department responded to 14 Alarm Reports, 7 Suspicious Activity Reports, 7 Traffic Violations, 5 Unsecured Door Reports, 2 Welfare Concern Reports, 1 Found Property Report, 1 Medical Emergency Assist Request and 6 Public Assist Requests between 07/28/15 and 07/29/15.

Prepared by: Ofc. WR π/
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