Police Beat: 2.28.14

Feb. 20

12:23 a.m. A caller reported a drug complaint occurring in the back of Franklin Residential College. Officers were notified and a report was taken.
5:46 p.m. A caller reported being shocked by the fence surrounding the tennis courts.

Feb. 21
1:01 a.m. A caller from Elizabeth Residential College reported the possession of alcohol by a minor. Officers were notified and a report was taken.
8:35 p.m. A caller reported setting an unintentional fire in a chemistry lab in Jesse D. Jones Hall.

6:07 p.m. A caller reported the smell of smoke at Jesse D. Jones Hall. Officers and the Murray Fire Department were notified. A report was taken.
9:37 p.m. A caller reported a noise complaint in College Courts. Officers were notified and an information report was taken.

Feb. 23
12:50 a.m. A caller reported the smell of marijuana in the 500 block of College Courts. Officers were notified and the report was referred to another jurisdiction.
2:09 a.m. A caller from Hart Residential College reported an intoxicated individual. Officers were notified and a report was taken for intoxication in a public place.

Feb. 24
1:44 p.m. A caller reported a medical emergency on Chesnut Street. Officers and the Murray Ambulance Service were notified. No contact was made with the individual.
11:13 p.m. Racer Patrol reported an animal running at large near Waterfield Library. Officers were notified, but the animal was gone upon arrival.

Feb. 25
10:27 a.m. A caller in the 1200 block of College Courts reported finding drug paraphernalia. Officers were notified. The report was referred to another jurisdiction.
4:24 p.m. A caller in Franklin reported a sexual offense. Officers were notified and a report was taken.

Feb. 26
2:34 p.m. A caller reported a medical emergency in Faculty Hall. Officers and the Murray Ambulance Service were notified. A  report was taken.
9:31 p.m. A caller reported vandalism in a restroom stall in the Business Building South. Officers were notified and a report was taken.


Feb 20 – 6:03 p.m. A caller reported the accidental activation of pepper spray in Hart. Officers were notified and a report was taken.
Motorists assists – 5
Racer escorts – 3
Arrests – 0
Ben Manhanke, Assistant News Editor, compiles Police Beat with materials provided by Public Safety and Emergency Management. Not all dispatched calls are listed.