The Weekly Ringer

The University of Mary Washington Student Newspaper

Police Beat

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Aug. 30- At 2:33 a.m., three non-UMW men were found throwing the no smoking area signs near Lee Hall.  Two of the men were issued trespass warnings.  The other man was arrested.

Sept. 1- A UMW officer found graffiti in a first floor men’s bathroom stall in Simpson Library.  There are no suspects or witnesses at this time.

Sept. 4- At 2:48 a.m., a UMW officer stopped a car without its headlights on turning from College Avenue into the Chandler Lot 2 parking area.  The UMW female driver was intoxicated and was over the legal alcohol limit of .08.  The student was over 21 years old, but was still arrested for driving under the influence.

Aug. 21- At 1:28 a.m., an intoxicated student was transported to Mary Washington Hospital.  The woman was over 21-years-old and had passed out on College Avenue, where UMW police later found her.

Aug. 21- A video projector was stolen from Chandler Hall room 303.  The projector is valued at over $2,000.  UMW police are unsure of when the projector went missing.

Aug. 22- Around 3 p.m., a message board was stolen off of a resident’s door in Russell Hall.  There are no suspects at this time.

Aug. 26- A Magna Mountain Bike was stolen from outside Virginia Hall.  The estimated value is at least $200.  There are no suspects or witnesses at this time.
Aug. 29- At 9 a.m., UMW police found that three parking signs had been stolen from behind Marye Hall.  The signs were recovered a short distance away, but there are still no suspects.

Aug. 30- At 2 a.m., a UMW student was arrested for public intoxication outside George Washington Hall on Campus Walk.  The student was also referred to the administration.