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Police Log

The following incidents were reported to the Campus Police between April 14 and April 21. Information is compiled from the Campus Police’s weekly crime summary and from dispatcher logs. The report does not include alarms, general service calls, or incidents not reported to the dispatcher.

Apr 14:Mass. Ave. and Amherst Street, demonstration about the Premier of China; duPont men’s locker room, locker pried open and credit card and $150 cash stolen; Bldg. 9, suspicious phone call; Bldg. 66, report of stolen computer, unknown value; Bldg. 54, report of suspicious package, same checked out okay; Sigma Kappa, report of person loitering out front, same left area prior to CP’s arrival.

Apr 15:Boston, SafeRide driver reports homeless person refusing to leave van, Boston Health and Hospital transported to a medical facility; rear of NW30, homeless person unresponsive, CPR was initiated, victim was later pronounced dead; Westgate, report of suspicious female, same issued trespass warning; Bldg. 2, suspicious male issued trespass warning; Bldg. NW30, two homeless persons, same moved along; Student Center, Athena cluster, complaint of person eating at work station; Lobby 10, report of credit card vendor, same was leaving area; Bldg. 3, report of harassment; Main and Ames St., assist Cambridge Police for motor vehicle accident and argument; 33 Mass. Ave., bike stolen $219; duPont weight room, backpacks stolen $400; Baker, backpack stolen $120; Bldg. E32, SafeRide vans damaged in minor hit and run accident; Student Center, homeless person transported to shelter; Bldg. E23, report of suspicious person; person fitting description of suspicious person in Bldg. E23 located in Bldg. E25, person checks out okay; Bldg. W71, notify student to call home; Bldg. 18, report of small amount of nitrogen released; 33 Mass. Ave., Robert Young, Trevor Ross, and Robert Sims, all of Brockton, arrested for trespassing; Bldg. 48 report of suspicious activity; Student Center, three trespass warnings issued.

Apr 16:Bldg. 2, trespass warning issued; Bldg. NW17, two juveniles arrested for possession of marijuana; Bldg. 4 report of lewd behavior, suspect had left area prior to CP’s arrival; Bldg. 48, computer monitor stolen $290; Bldg. E23, report of suspicious activity; Bldg. W71, report of annoying phone calls; Bldg. E51, report of suspicious person soliciting, same placed under arrest for trespassing; Bldg. E60, unauthorized use of a computer; Student Center, Athena cluster, report of male exposing himself; Walker, report of suspicious activity.

Apr 17:Bexley, alcohol found unattended on sidewalk same confiscated; Student Center, assist with an employee problem; Burton, noise complaint, noise lowered without further problems; Walker, 4 males issued trespass warnings; Bldg. 2, two males issued trespass warnings; Wong Auditorium, overcrowding at an event.

Apr 18:33 Mass. Ave., Stephen Russo of Boston arrested for larceny of a bicycle and other related charges; Briggs Field, past assault during a football game; Alumni Pool, suspicious activity; Walker, emergency line call received from blue light telephone which resulted in the arrest of Preston Porter and Arlene Atkins, both of Dorchester, for domestic assault and battery and other related charges; Briggs Field, backpack stolen $308, same later recovered with nothing missing; Johnson Athletic, wallet stolen from backpack containing credit cared and $60 cash; duPont, verbal threats during a basketball game; duPont, report of assault during a football game at Briggs Field.

Apr 19:Burton, malicious damage to a window; Bldg. 68, suspicious e-mail; Cambridge Police, assist MIT checking on a professor, later discovered he was deceased; Walker, WMBR, past larceny of an amplifier, $400; Bldg. 2, individual issued trespass warning; Bldg. NW12, intoxicated person assisted to shelter; Bldg. W89, suspicious person issued trespassing; Amherst Alley, report of man pacing up and down street, individual was gone upon CP’s arrival; Amherst Alley, report of fight, nothing found; MacGregor, report of 4 suspicious males, checked out okay.

Apr 20:77 Mass. Ave., homeless person assisted to shelter; Bldg. E10, camera stolen $1,100; Main St. assist Cambridge Police with a juvenile attempting to steal a bicycle; Bldg. 7, report of homeless person same directed to shelter.

Apr 21:Ashdown, vandalism to vehicle; Bldg. E40, area broken into; Bldg. E25, Jarrett B. Sparks of Cambridge arrested for trespassing; Bldg. 8, suspicious persons, same check out okay; Sloan Lot, report of vehicle broken into, same occurred elsewhere; Mass. Ave. assist Cambridge Police with a fight; Bldg. 13, report of person soliciting, unable to locate; Bldg. N10, person soliciting, same issued trespass warning; W20 turnaround, altercation between two motorist; Bldg. 56, check on individual checks out okay; Bldg. 66, larceny of computer parts $1,000; Bldg. 18, computer and camera stolen $76,300; Mass. Ave. at Memorial, assist Cambridge Police with vehicle accident.