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Crime and Incident

Alcohol Amnesty
Oct. 11, 2018
Officers responded to Mudge House to find an intoxicated Carnegie Mellon Student. The student was provided medical attention and no citations were issued due to Alcohol Amnesty.

Theft by Extortion
Oct. 11, 2018
Officers responded to Mellon Institute to investigate a report of an internet scam. The Carnegie Mellon Student reported that their personal computer became immobilized after visiting a frequented website. The student called the telephone number listed on the computer screen, which at this point the student realized the incident was a scam.

Disorderly Conduct
Oct. 11, 2018
Officers responded to Donner House after being alerted about an odor of marijuana. Officers located the origin of the marijuana odor and made contact with a Carnegie Mellon student who admitted to smoking marijuana in the area. The student provided the officers with drug paraphernalia and was issued a non-traffic citation.

Theft by Extortion
Oct. 14, 2018
Officers made contact with a Carnegie Mellon student in West Wing who received emails demanding a large sum of bitcoin or the unknown party would release private information. No further suspicious activity was discovered after receiving the original email.

Theft
Oct. 14, 2018
A student was caught shoplifting at the Rohr Commons in the Tepper Quadrangle.

Theft of an iPhone
Oct. 14, 2018
University Police recovered an iPhone that was stolen from a student in Baker Hall.