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Campus Crime and Incident

Assisting an Outside Agency
Jan. 11, 2014

University Police responded to the University of Pittsburgh Police, in reference to an intoxicated Carnegie Mellon student who was taken into custody after engaging in multiple fights. The University of Pittsburgh Police cited the male for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct. The University Police officers ensured that the student was taken to his residence and released to his roommates.

Property Damage/Vehicle Incident
Jan. 11, 2014

The driver of the vehicle stated that he failed to negotiate the turn at the intersection of Forbes and Morewood avenues, at which time he lost control. The vehicle skimmed off the tree located at the corner of the intersection and finally stopped after striking the corner of 1091 Morewood Ave. (Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity). No one was hurt as a result of the accident. The vehicle was towed from the scene and repair work was necessary to the Carnegie Mellon-owned building. The Pittsburgh Police cited the driver for careless driving and for a violation related to financial responsibility.

Driving Under the Influence
Jan. 12, 2014

A University Police officer on patrol stopped a vehicle traveling on Forbes Avenue for careless driving. The driver was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and was later taken to the Allegheny County Jail because the driver was not a legal U.S. citizen.

Suspicious Person
Jan. 12, 2014

A Carnegie Mellon student entered the police station to file a report about a suspicious male who he believed was following him from various locations on the University of Pittsburgh campus to the area of South Craig Street. The suspicious person was described as a clean-shaven Caucasian male in his mid-to-late 30s at 5’9” with a medium build, a bald spot on the top of his head, and short dark hair. At the time of the incident, the suspicious person was wearing blue jeans and a beige winter coat with no glasses, scars, or visible tattoos. Officers were unable to locate the suspect.

Harassment Incident
Jan. 14, 2014

A harassment incident took place in the University Center. The victim stated that his shirt was grabbed and he was verbally threatened during a basketball game. All parties, including witnesses, were identified on scene. University Police are investigating this incident.