Police Blotter: October 27 – 31, 2010
This report is based on the information published by the University Police Department. Individuals arrested and/or charged with crimes in this report are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Compiled by Stephanie Martin
Sun Star Intern
Wednesday, Oct. 27, 3:24 a.m.
An off-duty officer spotted a vehicle doing donuts at high speed in the Nenana Parking Lot. The driver saw the officer and fled at about 50 MPH toward Thompson Dr. The fleeing vehicle failed to stop for a red light at Thompson Dr. and Geist Rd. Upon stopping the vehicle, the Lieutenant saw a marijuana pipe in a clear baggie. The fleeing driver is suspected of marijuana possession and cited for failure to stop at a red light.
Saturday, Oct. 30, 12:41 a.m.
The Pub Manager alerted officers of a shoving match that occurred a few minutes earlier and was broken up. She asked a person involved to leave and he disagreed with the ruling. The shoving contestant requested to speak with an officer. The officer advised him the Pub is a private club and can refuse to serve anyone. He was asked to leave and did so.
Saturday, Oct. 30, 3:55 a.m.
A MacLean House resident assistant requested an officer visit the MacLean Lot. A female occupied one of the vehicles in a state of semi-consciousness. The responding officer found three occupants under 21 who had consumed alcohol. All passengers received citations for minor in consumption. The driver was sober and agreed to care for one drunken minor for the rest of the night. A resident said the vehicle occupants came back to his room after a party off-campus, the resident also received a citation.
Saturday, Oct. 30, 3:00 p.m.
Police received a report of a suspect verbally threatening another in the library. An officer spoke with the victim who said the suspect threatened to assault and kill him. Chief of Police Sean McGee assisted and the suspect was banned from Rasmuson Library until after meeting with the Dean of Students. The suspect departed on foot and said he would study in Bunnell. The suspect was charged with disorderly contact.
Sunday, Oct. 31, 1:15 a.m.
A McIntosh desk attendant alerted police about a suspect from a prior case who went back to his room. An officer attempted to speak with the suspect when he jumped from a third floor window. The UAF Fire Department took the jumper to the hospital. A resident assistant living in a nearby room witnessed the jump. The officer secured the window screen, took pictures and notified Risk Management.