Police Beat 1.18.13

Jan. 10

7:51 a.m. A caller reported a suspicious person near Sparks Hall. Officers were notified, and the area appeared to be normal.

9:21 p.m. A fire alarm was activated at the West Kentucky Exposition Center. Officers, the Murray Fire Department and the state fire marshal were notified. The alarm was activated due to a mechanical issue. Officers took a report.

 

Jan. 11

1 a.m. A staff member turned in keys to Public Safety. Facilities Management was notified and officers took an information report.

3:12 p.m. A caller reported stolen property at Waterfield Library. Officers took a report for theft by unlawful taking of less than $500.

 

Jan. 12

6:59 a.m. The Calloway County Sheriff’s Office advised officers of a planned power outage, which lasted until 8 a.m.

7:08 a.m. A caller reported a motor vehicle accident. Officers who arrived on scene assisted the drivers and took a report.

 

Jan. 13

12:24 p.m. A caller reported theft of property at Old Richmond College. Officers took a report for theft by unlawful taking of more than $500.

4:16 p.m. A caller reported damage to a vehicle at the Regents Residential College parking lot. Officers were notified and took a report.

 

Jan. 14

4:51 p.m. A staff member requested Oakhurst to be secured. Officers were notified and took an information report.

8:24 p.m. Officers issued a verbal warning for failure to turn on vehicle lights at Roy Stewart Stadium.

 

Jan. 15

1:30 p.m. A caller reported a vehicle leaking fluid at the Racer Arena parking lot. Officers and Facilities Management were notified.

6:06 p.m. A caller reported a motor vehicle accident at Mason Hall.

 

Jan. 16

11:05 a.m. A caller reported a medical emergency at the University Bookstore. Officers and ambulance services were notified.

1:24 p.m. A caller reported theft of property at Faculty Hall. Officers were notified and a report was taken for theft less than $500.

 

Motor assists – 0

Racer escorts – 1

Arrests – 0

Lexy Gross, assistant news editor, compiles Police Beat with materials provided by Public Safety. Not all dispatch calls are listed.