Police Blotter: April 16 – 18, 2010
This report is based on the information published by the University Police Department. Individuals arrested and/or charged with crimes in this report are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Compiled by Mark Evans
Sun Star Reporter
Persons mentioned in this blotter are innocent until proven guilty.
Friday, April 16, 3:45 p.m.
Someone called to report the theft of approximately $1000 worth of used copper wire that was stored in the fenced area at ski boot hill. An officer responding to the location photographed shoe prints and tire tracks found in the area.
Saturday, April 17, 9:53 p.m.
A citizen called to report a suspicious man claiming to be with the U.S. Census Bureau was going to apartments trying to obtain personal information about the residents. The suspect had no U.S. Census Bureau identification. He is described as white male, about 45 years old, heavy set and about 5 feet 4 inches tall. He was wearing a green sweater, dark pants and a baseball cap. His vehicle is described as a large blue pickup truck with a lot of duct tape on the back. If anybody sees him, he or she is advised to call the police immediately.
Sunday, April 18, 5:16 a.m.
While looking for a suspicious man, an officer saw a woman sleeping in the study area of the library and banned her from all UAF property until she speaks with the Chief.
Sunday, April 18, 12:29 p.m.
Officers responded to Bartlett Hall after receiving a report of spilled orange soda on the doorway to one of the rooms and in the hallway. They believe that it might be a clue as to who pulled a fire alarm earlier in the morning.