POLICE BEAT 1-30-15

Jan. 23

1:41 a.m. An officer conducted a traffic stop at U.S. Highway 121 and 5 Star Food Mart. A verbal warning was issued for improper equipment.

8 p.m. Racer Patrol reported that an individual from Hart Residential College wanted to speak to an officer. Officers were notified and a report of harassment including physical contact that resulted in no injuries was taken.

Jan. 24

2:39 a.m. A caller reported an intoxicated person at James H. Richmond Residential College. Officers, Murray Ambulance Services and Student Affairs were notified and the person was transported.

12:57 p.m. A caller reported a motor vehicle collision in the CFSB Center upper parking lot. Officers were notified and a collision report was taken.

Jan. 25

8:26 p.m. A caller reported a medical emergency at Richmond. Officers, Murray Ambulance Services and Student Affairs were notified. The person was transported and a medical report was taken.

9:25 p.m. A caller from Regents Residential College requested to speak to an officer. Officers were notified and a report was taken for an assault resulting in a minor injury.

Jan. 26

9:56 a.m. A caller reported damage to their vehicle parked in the 16th Street lower parking lot. Officers were notified and an information report was taken.

11:43 p.m. A person from Hester Residential College reported a drug complaint. Officers were notified.

Jan. 27

4:58 p.m. A caller reported a motor vehicle collision on 15th Street. Officers were notified. The owners did not request a collision report, so none was taken.

11:05 p.m. Officers conducted a traffic stop at Heritage Hall. A written warning was issued for failure to signal and for not having working headlights.

Jan. 28

3:25 p.m. A caller reported suspicious people near Wrather West Kentucky Museum. Officers were notified and a person was arrested for criminal trespass.

7:02 p.m. A caller from Richmond  reported a missing person to Public Safety and Emergency Management. Officers were notified and a report was taken.

Call of Fame

Jan. 24, 5:39 p.m. – A caller reported a burning smell at Hester. Officers, Murray Fire Department and Central Heating and Cooling were notified. It was determined that the smell was due to burning incense. No threat of fire was detected. The incident was referred to Housing and a report was taken.

Motorists assists – 12

Racer escorts – 2

Arrests – 1

Mari-Alice Jasper, Assistant News Editor, compiles Police Beat with materials provided by Public Safety and Emergency Management.

Not all dispatched calls are listed.