Blotter: April 5-April 9

April 5

1 a.m., Whalley Chapel 



Officers found an enveloped addressed to a student. The student was notified.


8:20 a.m., Student Union



A fire alarm was accidentally activated. The alarm was reset.


April 6

5 p.m., Sports Center

Criminal Mischief


A broken window was reported. Maintenance workers were notified.


11:47 p.m., Physical Plant Building



Report of missing jackets at Wellness Center event. Jackets were found and owners notified.


April 7

12:11 a.m., Hickory Hall

Alcohol Violation


Officer observed two males assisting another male who was having difficulty walking. Individuals identified and found to be non-students. A juvenile was cited for underage drinking. Parents were notified.


12:11 a.m., Hickory Hall

Alcohol Violation


Report of an individual under alcohol influence. Individual identified. Citation and judicial action filed against Ryan Smerick.


10:45 a.m., Lower Townhouse Parking Lot



Officer found a fire extinguisher in the wooded area above the lower townhouse parking lot.




 April 8

2:03 p.m., Engineering & Science Building

Odor Investigation


Report of a strong gas odor. Building was evacuated and ventilated. Odor is believed to be result of fumes being drawn into buildings ventilation system from the Nursing & Health Science construction site.


2 p.m., Woodland Townhouse



Report of a theft of two stools outside residence.


April 9

7:40 a.m., Biddle Hall

Request for Officer


Officers were asked to check on commuter student welfare. Contact was made with a family member who confirmed all was well.


April 9

8:23 p.m., Highfield Avenue



Disabled vehicle. Patrol stood by until vehicle was towed.