Police Beat: 10.21.11

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

Oct. 13

  • 2:47 a.m. A caller reported a medical emergency at White College. An officer and an ambulance were notified. The person was transported to the hospital.
  • 9:23 a.m. A caller reported a vehicle collision with a parked car in Regents College parking lot. An officer was notified. The vehicle was gone on the officer’s arrival.
  • 11:31 p.m. The Murray Police Department reported a possible shot heard near Roy Stewart Stadium. An officer was notified and everything appeared normal.

Oct. 14

  • 6:44 p.m. A caller reported a burned cigarette found in New Richmond College. The Murray State Police and the Murray Fire Department was notified. Upon the officer’s arrival, it was determined the cigarette was intact and had not been lit.
  • 6:53 p.m. A caller reported a possible odor of marijuana in New Richmond College. The Murray State Police were notified and an officer checked the area and found nothing.
  • 11:46 p.m. An officer issued a citation to Evan Campbell, freshman from Hopkinsville, Ky., for possession of alcohol by a minor and a verbal warning for failure to use a turn signal.

 

Oct. 15

  • 10:01 a.m. The Murray Police Department reported a car was on fire at Racer Arena. An officer, Murray Fire Department and state fire marshal were notified.
  • 1:42 p.m. A caller reported harassment at Hart College. An officer was notified and took a report for criminal mischief.
  • 10:25 p.m. A caller reported theft of property in Hester College. An officer was notified and took a report for theft by unlawful taking less than $500.

 

Oct. 16

  • 5:59 p.m. An officer was notified of an attempt to locate a stolen vehicle in Murray.
  • 7:11 p.m. A caller reported he locked his keys inside his vehicle in Franklin College parking lot. An officer was notified. The officer was unable to open the vehicle.
  • 9:09 p.m. A caller reported he locked keys inside of his vehicle in the Winslow parking lot. An officer was notified and the vehicle was opened by the officer.

 

Oct. 17

  • 11:21 a.m. A caller reported a hit and run vehicle accident at the Public Safety Building. The Murray State Police were notified and took an information report.
  • 2:42 p.m. A caller reported stolen property from Hart College Computer Lab. An officer was notified and took a report for theft by unlawful taking more than $500.
  • 3:29 p.m. A caller reported a stolen or lost item in Waterfield Library. The Murray State Police were notified and took a report for theft by unlawful taking less than $500.

 

Oct. 18

  • 10:50 a.m. A Murray State Police officer reported a parking violation in the Franklin College parking lot. The vehicle was towed at the request of the Murray State Police department.
  • 12:59 p.m. A caller reported they were stuck in an elevator in Wells Hall. The Murray State Police and Facilities Management were notified. The occupants were off the elevator prior to the officer’s arrival.

 

Oct. 19

  • 3:18 p.m. A caller reported an elevator not functioning properly in White College. Facililties Management was notified.
  • 7:41 p.m. A caller reported a dog was in the area near Hart College. An officer was notified and the caller was referred to another jurisdiction.
  • 8:48 p.m. A caller reported a vehicle accident occurred on Oct. 18. An officer was notified and took a collision report.

 

Motorist assists – 0
Racer escorts – 2
Arrests – 0

 Call of Fame – Oct. 13

  • 10:09 a.m.  A caller reported a water balloon had dropped on her in Faculty Hall. The Murray State Police were notified and took an information report.