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March 02, 2015

Campus Watch: Below is a summary of campus activity reported to or observed by The University Police Department Patrol Officers between Friday, 02/27/15 and Monday, 03/02/15.

ALMETRIS DUREN HALL, 2624 Whitis

Harassment: A UT student reported receiving several unwanted and harassing phone calls and messages from another student who originally contacted the first to complain about being banned from a social media page that was managed by the first student. Reported on 03/01/15 at 1:20 PM.

AT&T EXECUTIVE EDUCATION AND CONFERENCE CENTER, 1900 University

Criminal Trespass Warning: A non-UT subject was reported as “pulling on door handles” inside the building. The subject was located and issued a written criminal trespass warning. Occurred on 02/27/15 at 10:21 PM.

JESTER WEST, 201 East 21st Street

Possession of Marijuana / Possession of Drug Paraphernalia: A UT staff member reported the smell of marijuana "like you wouldn’t believe” wafting from a 5th floor dormitory room. The smell was strong indeed and only intensified when the resident of the room opened the door. The two UT students and two non-UT subjects inside the room were rather agreeable. One of the non-UT subjects claimed ownership of .09 ounces of marijuana and a wooden pipe with burned marijuana residue. Occurred on 02/27/15 at 8:49 PM.

MEZES HALL, 154 West 21st Street

Public Intoxication: A UT student was reported as being in a state of undress in a 3rd floor hallway. Officers quickly located someone matching the description as the student was the only one on the 3rd floor who needed paper towels to cover himself. The student could remember disrobing but could not recall why. The student’s 3rd floor office showed signs of alcohol consumption in the form of several empty bottles of alcoholic beverages and a puddle of partially used alcoholic beverages. The student was found to be intoxicated to the point Austin-Travis County EMS needed to transport him to a local hospital. Occurred on 02/27/15 at 11:30 PM.

O’HENRY HALL, 601 Colorado

Public Intoxication: A non-UT subject as reported as staggering heavily before passing out in a parking lot near the building. Responding officers determined the subject was intoxicated to the point Austin-Travis County EMS needed to transport him to a local hospital for the treatment of alcohol poisoning. Occurred on 03/02/15 at 12:06 AM.

PARKING LOT 17, 2600 University

Duty Upon Striking an Unattended Vehicle: A UT student reported discovering damage to her Honda Civic after she had left the car parked and unattended in the parking lot. The driver of the striking vehicle drove away from the scene without leaving driver information. Repair cost: $1,00.00. Occurred on 02/28/15 between 7:30 AM and 8:25 AM.

SAN JACINTO RESIDENCE HALL, 309 East 21st Street

Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor: A UT staff member reported seeing a “highly intoxicated” student walking around the third floor. Responding officers located the student passed out in a third floor dormitory room. The student, who was under the age of 21, was very difficult to awaken. The student was intoxicated to the point Austin-Travis County EMS needed to transport him to a local hospital for the treatment of alcohol poisoning. Occurred on 02/28/15 at 12:04 AM.

UNION BUILDING, 2308 Whitis

Graffiti: A black indelible marker was used to write letters on a 1st floor restroom stall wall and the same letters on a 2nd floor exterior window. Removal cost: $100.00. Reported on 03/01/15 at 1:57 AM.

100 East Martin Luther King

Public Intoxication: A UT student was found “stumbling down the sidewalk.” The student must have started his drinking adventure much earlier as he believed the current date was February 22, 2015. The student was found to be intoxicated to the point he was deemed to be a danger to himself. Occurred on 02/28/15 at 3:00 AM.

1800 Nueces

Public Intoxication: A non-UT subject was observed pulling another non-UT subject out of the back of an Uber cab. The person being pulled out of the cab quickly fell to the ground as she was unconscious. The officer found the results of an alcohol induced deluge in the backseat of the cab. The subject was deemed to be intoxicated to the point Austin-Travis County EMS needed to transport her to a local hospital for the treatment of alcohol poisoning. Occurred on 03/01/15 at 1:01 AM.

2000 San Jacinto

Public Intoxication: UT Police Officers responded to a call of a subject lying on the ground and bleeding. Officers found the non-UT subject bleeding form a cut to his hand. The subject was not able to recall how he sustained the cut; for that matter he could not recall the time of day or day of week either. The subject was found to be intoxicated to the point he was a danger to himself. Austin-Travis County EMS transported the subject to a local hospital for treatment of alcohol poisoning and the aforementioned cut. Occurred on 02/28/15 at 3:30 PM.

2600 Speedway

Theft: A Honda Rukus motor-scooter was stolen while it was parked in the motorcycle parking spaces located on the east side of the roadway. Loss value: $3,000.00. Occurred on 02/28/15 between 6:30 PM and 9:20 PM.

The University of Texas Police Department responded to 49 Alarm Reports, 1 “Police Help” Callbox Activation, 4 Suspicious Activity Reports, 4 Welfare Concern Reports, 11 Traffic Violations, 5 Medical Emergency Assists, 1 Stuck Elevator and 5 Public Assist Requests between 02/27/15 and 03/02/15.

Prepared by: Ofc. WR π/
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