Police Beat 12.7.12

Nov. 29

4:29 p.m. A caller reported being harassed at Waterfield Library. Officers were notified and took a report.

5:27 p.m. A caller reported damage to their vehicle at the Curris Center. Officers were notified and took a report.

9:21 p.m. A caller reported suspected drug use in Hart Residential College. Officers were notified and the area appeared normal.

 

Dec. 1

12:24 a.m. Officers arrested Anthony Tyson of New Concord, Ky., on 15th Street. Tyson was arrested on an outstanding warrant and issued a citation.

6:27 a.m. A caller reported theft of property at Elizabeth Residential College. Officers took a report for theft by unlawful taking less than $500 from a motor vehicle.

6:43 a.m. A vehicle accident was reported by officers on Payne Street with damage to University property.

 

 Dec. 3

9:49 p.m. A caller reported a possible break-in to a motor vehicle at the Hamilton Field parking lot. Officers were notified and no damage was found.

11:23 p.m. Officers issued a citation to Zackary Eells of Murray on North 18th Street for speeding 15 mph over the limit, without registration and disregarding a stop sign.

11:38 p.m. Lauren Melton of Collierville, Tenn., was arrested for first-degree alcohol intoxication and officers issued her a citation.

 

 Dec. 4

3:12 a.m. Officers arrested Jessica Smith, graduate student, of Murray on Woodlawn Drive for first-degree driving under the influence of alcohol and officers issued her a citation.

4:01 a.m. Officers arrested Joseph Skaggs, graduate student of Murray, on Calloway Avenue for second-degree driving under the influence with aggravated circumstances. Officers issued him a citation.

8:51 p.m. Officers issued a citation to Ali Ali of Murray for speeding 15 mph over the limit.

 

 Dec. 5

8:24 a.m. Public Safety officers reported a suspicious vehicle at The Olive parking lot. Officers were notified and took a report.

9:43 a.m. A caller reported graffiti at Faculty Hall and officers took a report for third-degree criminal mischief.

2:13 p.m. A caller reported a motor vehicle accident near the Public Safety building. The caller notified the Murray Ambulance Services and the Murray Police.

 

 Dec. 6

9:54 a.m. A caller reported being stuck on an elevator in Regents Residential College. Officers and Facilities Management were notified.

12:29 p.m. A caller reported a medical emergency in Wells Hall. Officers and Murray Ambulance Services were notified.

8:58 p.m. A motor vehicle accident was reported on Chestnut Street. Officers referred the accident, as it was out of their jurisdiction.

 

 Dec. 7

3:24 p.m. A caller at the Public Safety Building reported being harassed. Officers referred the incident to other jurisdiction.

4:14 p.m. A caller reported being stuck on the 7th floor of White College. Officers and Central Plant were notified.

6:23 p.m. A caller reported possible vehicle vandalism in the James Richmond parking lot. Officers were notified and took a report.

 

Motorist assists – 4

Racer escorts – 2

Arrests – 4

 

Meghann Anderson, Assistant News Editor, compiles Police Beat with materials provided by Public Safety. Not all dispatched calls are listed.