Police Beat: 9.2.2011

August 25

  • 8:29 a.m. A caller reported found property at Quarters Campus Grill. The Murray State police were notified and retrieved the item.
  • 10:38 a.m. A caller requested a welfare check on a student at Hester College. The?Murray State Police were notified and took a report for unlawful imprisonment, second degree.
  • 9:41 p.m. An officer issued a verbal warning for failure to yield to the right-of-way on Chestnut Street.

August 26

  • 11:49 a.m. A caller reported a stolen parking permit. The Murray State Police were notified and took a report for theft by unlawful taking under $500.
  • 4:42 p.m. A caller reported an intoxicated person at Winslow Dining Hall. An officer was notified and arrested Keith Black, a non-student from New Concord, Ky., for alcohol intoxication and possession of an open container in a vehicle.
  • 10:55 p.m. A caller reported a stolen bicycle outside of Franklin?College. An officer was notified and took a report for theft by unlawful taking under $500.

August 27

  • 1:07 a.m. A caller reported three suspicious people tampering with vehicles in the 15th and Olive streets parking lot. An officer was notified and took an information report.
  • 2:48 a.m. A caller reported mulch smoldering outside of Elizabeth College. The Murray State Police, Murray Fire Department, Central Plant and the state fire marshal were notified.
  • 3:43 p.m. A caller reported graffiti sprayed on a parking sign outside of Racer Arena. An officer was notified and a report was taken for criminal mischief third degree.

August 28

  • 12:01 p.m. A caller reported theft of property at White College. An officer was notified and a report for theft by unlawful taking under $500 was taken.
  • 3:57 p.m. A caller reported an accidental opening of an exit door at Hart College. An officer was notified and, after investigating, reset the alarm.
  • 5:41 p.m. A caller reported a damage to a vehicle in the Regents College parking lot. The owner was notified and because it occurred off campus, filed a report with the Murray Police Department.

August 29

  • 4:29 a.m. A caller reported a medical emergency in Richmond College. An ambulance and an officer were notified and the person was transported to the hospital.
  • 8:17 a.m. An officer issued a verbal warning for disregarding a stop sign and having expired vehicle registration on Payne Street.
  • 10:55 a.m. A caller reported they were stuck on an elevator in Hester College. The Murray State Police and Facilities Management were notified but the caller was gone upon arrival.

August 30

  • 12:10 a.m. Racer Patrol reported an open door at Roy Stewart Stadium. The Murray State Police and Building Coordinator were notified and the door was secured.
  • 12:43 a.m. A caller reported a fight between two people at White College. The Murray State Police were notified and took an information report.
  • 12:45 a.m. A caller reported a mo-ped parked next to the door at Regents College. The owner of the mo-ped was contacted and moved.

August 31

  • 2:52 p.m. An officer was notified of a burned candle in College Courts confiscated by the Housing Office. The Murray Fire Department and state fire marshal were notified.
  • 3:51 p.m. A caller reported a vehicle lockout at the Equine Center. An officer was notified and was unable to unlock the vehicle. Horton Lock Shop was contacted.
  • 11:34 p.m. A caller reported possible alcohol use at Regents College. The Murray State Police were notified and an information report was taken.

Motorist assists – 1
Racer escorts – 4
Arrests – 1

Call of Fame:

August 28

  • 12:40 a.m. A caller reported a person throwing eggs out of a vehicle at people on the corner of 15th and Olive streets. The Murray Police Department was notified and an information report was taken.

 

Assistant News Editor Haley Russell compiles Police Beat with materials provided by Public Safety. Not all dispatched calls are listed.