Weekly crime log: alleged harassment over social media

Lindenwood University Public Safety is located on the fourth floor of the Spellmann Center and they can be contacted at (636) 949-4911.

Editor’s note: This will be the last weekly crime log of the spring 2018 semester. It will start up again in September.

MEGAN COURTNEY A&E Editor

April 23

  • One incident of leaving the scene/property damage was reported at 10 a.m. on Watson Road. Both vehicles left before public safety arrived and the case was closed.
  • One incident of property damage was reported between 12:01 and 9 a.m. on Duchesne Road. A vehicle was egged while parked on the street. There were no suspects, and the case was closed.

April 24

  • One incident of property damage was reported in Mathews Hall. A non-student was involved and no further action was taken. The case was closed.
  • One incident of stealing that occurred on January 19 in the J. Scheidegger Center was reported. A pair of glasses were taken from the dressing room and no further action was taken. The case was closed.
  • One incident of stealing was reported between 6 and 9 p.m. in the Library and Academic Resources Center. There were items taken from a Starbucks storage room. The case is still open.
  • One incident of harassment was reported at 9:40 p.m. in the Spellmann Center and Ayres Hall. There was a statement made on social media. The case was closed and forwarded to the Office of Student Development for review.

April 25

  • One incident of property damage was reported between 12:01 and 8:30 a.m. on Duchesne Road. A vehicle was egged while parked on the street and there were no suspects. The case was closed.
  • One incident of a minor in possession of alcohol was reported at 7:20 p.m. in Mathews Hall. The case was closed and forwarded to the Office of Student Development for review.

April 27

  • One incident of indecent exposure was reported at 2 p.m. on Patma Street. According to Lindenlink article, “a man was exposing himself and filming a group of female students while they sunbathed,” and the women were unaware that they were being filmed until members of Public Safety and Security arrived. Also according to the article, “the suspect is described as a 6-foot-tall white male, between 20-30 years old, with a dark beard. He was reported to be wearing light-colored cotton shorts, a light T-shirt and a white hat.” The case was closed and the St. Charles Police Department is investigating.
  • One incident of a minor in possession of alcohol was reported at 8:30 p.m. in Calvert Rogers hall. The case was closed and forwarded to the Office of Student Development for review.
  • One incident of stealing was reported at 5:15 p.m. in the Spellmann Center. A white male took tickets off of a table. The case was closed.
  • A suspicious vehicle was reported on at 7 p.m. on Karen Street. The caller was gone upon the arrival of Public Safety and Security and no further action was taken. The case was closed.

April 28

  • One drug violation was reported at 12:10 a.m. on Droste Road. The case was closed and forwarded to the Office of Student Development for review.
  • One incident of property damage was reported at 2:05 a.m. in Evans Commons. The case was closed and forwarded to the Office of Student Development for review.
  • One drug violation was reported at 12 a.m. on Duchesne Road. Stems were found in a cigar pack. No further action was taken and the case was closed.
  • Two drug violations were reported at 2:10 a.m. on Duchesne Road. Both cases were closed and forwarded to the Office of Student Development for review.
  • One incident of stealing was reported at 2:20 p.m. in the Welcome Center parking lot. There was a cooler taken. The case was closed and forwarded to the Office of Student Development for review.

April 29

  • One possible threat was reported at 1:15 p.m. from Calvert Rogers Hall. Director of Public Safety and Security, John Bowman Jr., said a girl approached an officer and asked if non-students were allowed in the Evans Commons because her ex-boyfriend was in there. The officer asked if she wanted anything done about it and she said no, that she just wanted to know. The reporting party was walking by and overheard and thought there was a threat in Evans Commons. The area was checked and there was no threat found. The reporting party was informed that there was no threat found. The case was closed.
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