Police Blotter: Aug. 30 – Sept. 5

Aug. 30

1:40 a.m., Campus

Suspicious Persons

Officer observed a large group running from behind the Murtha building’s construction area. Officer attempted to stop the group but came upon a vehicle driving on a sidewalk.

1:46 a.m., Campus

Traffic Violation

Officer observed vehicle driving on a sidewalk. The vehicle was stopped and the driver identified. The driver appeared to be under the influence and was transported to Connmaugh Memorial Hospital. Citations were issued.

5:50 a.m., Campus

Criminal Mischief

Foreman of E&S construction reported construction trailer broken into overnight. Investigation was continued.

3 p.m., Campus

Suspicious Person

Officers were notified by Somerset 911 to be on the lookout for an individual wanted in Somerset County. Officers checked the area with negative results.

Sept. 2

11:47 a.m.,

Timberline Townhouse

Fire Alarm

Alarm was activated by fire.

7:05 p.m.,

Buckhorn Lodge

Alcohol Violation

Alcohol was confiscated, and judicial complaints were filed.

Sept. 3

12:22 a.m.,

Summit Townhouse

Request for Assistance

Officers were requested to assist in closing a party down. No problems were encountered.

1:21 a.m., Hickory Hall

Assist–Intoxicated Individual

Intoxicated individual was transported to Windber Medical Center.

12:35 p.m.,

Student Union Drive

911 Hang-Up

Cambria County 911 reported a hang-up call. Officers checked the area with negative results.

Sept. 5

2:45 a.m.,

Highland Townhouse


Officers received a report of verbal altercation between two individuals. Officers spoke to both parties and advised both to call it a night. Both complied.