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Police Beat May 18

Police Beat May 18

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
May 18, 2017
Filed under Carousel, News, Police Beat, Police Beat

Theft May 8 A custodian working in Martin Hall noticed a shower head missing from the restroom on the first floor. The shower head is worth about $50. There are currently no witnesses or suspects.   Burglary May 9 A male student left his room in Morrison Hall around 7:45 a.m. When he ret...

Police Beat April 27

Police Beat April 27

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
April 27, 2017
Filed under News, Police Beat, Police Beat

Driving While License Suspended April 17 An officer observed a vehicle turning onto Washington Street. When he ran the plate it came back that the owner of the vehicle’s license was suspended. The officer pulled over the male student and issued a citation.   Drug Violation April 19 C...

Police Beat April 6

Police Beat April 6

By Colette-Janae Buck, Chief Copy Editor
April 6, 2017
Filed under News, Police Beat, Police Beat

Urinating in Public March 21 An officer was driving on H Street toward Seventh Street when she observed an intoxicated male student urinating in public. When the student saw the officer, he tried to walk away. The student was cited into Cheney Municipal Court and referred to Student Rights and Respo...

Police Beat March 9

Police Beat March 9

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
March 9, 2017
Filed under News, Police Beat, Police Beat

Harassment/DV February 27 Around 9:43 a.m. in Pearce Hall a verbal argument broke out between a female student and a male, who is not a student. The male threatened to hurt the female if she called the police and also threatened to hurt the officers. He was arrested and released and returned to...

Police Beat November 17th

Police Beat November 17th

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
November 17, 2016
Filed under Carousel, News, Police Beat, Police Beat

Intimidation/Harassment November 7 During class, a male student sat in another male student’s seat. They had an argument over it where officers responded and spoke with both the students and the professor. The students were referred to Student Rights and Responsibilities.   Disturbanc...

Police Beat November 10th

Police Beat November 10th

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
November 10, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Police Beat, Police Beat

Sexual Assault October 30 Over the Halloween weekend a female student reported she was sexually assaulted by male student. The male student was arrested for assault in the 4th degree with sexual motivation and cited and charged into Cheney court.   Drug Violation October 31 Offi...

Police Beat November 3rd

Police Beat November 3rd

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
November 3, 2016
Filed under News, Police Beat, Uncategorized

Trespass October 26th Officers received multiple calls from students in the Theater Building reporting an unrecognized male showering in the bathrooms. Officers patrolled in the building and eventually made contact with the male, who is a resident of Cheney, and instructed him to him could not co...

Police Beat October 27th

Police Beat October 27th

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
October 26, 2016
Filed under Carousel, News, Police Beat

  Liquor Violation October 19th Officers received a call about a possible alcohol poisoning on the 9th floor of Pearce Hall. A male student was very intoxicated and under the age of 21. Officers cited the student with an MIP and referred him to Student Rights and Responsibilities. &...

Police Beat October 20th

Police Beat October 20th

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
October 20, 2016
Filed under News, Police Beat

Drug Violation October 9 CAs smelled a marijuana odor coming from the 7th floor of Pearce Hall. Officers were contacted and determined which room the odor was coming from. They knocked on the door, but nobody was there. They were able to make contact with the student and gain a search warrant. ...

Police Beat October 13th

Police Beat October 13th

By Kristi Lucchetta, News Editor
October 13, 2016
Filed under News, Police Beat

Drug Violation October 3rd CAs noticed an odor of marijuana coming from a dorm room in Streeter Hall around 11:30 p.m. The male student was contacted and found using a vape pen with marijuana oil. The student was under 21 years old and arrested for possession of marijuana under 40 grams and pa...

Police Beat September 29th

By Kristi Luchetta, News Editor
October 9, 2016
Filed under News, Police Beat

Malicious Mischief September 18th A male student's back bicycle tire was damaged outside of Reese Court. Officers responded to the report a couple days following the crime but have currently not found the suspect. The suspect, if found, will be charged with a Malicious Mischief in the 3rd degree....

Police Beat October 6th

By Kristi Luchetta, News editor
October 9, 2016
Filed under News, Police Beat

Theft September 28th A collectable and historical 45-starred flag was stolen from the EWU Schoolhouse. There are no suspects or witnesses and it is under investigation.   Alcohol October 1st A male student was arrested when being observed behind the north end of Roos Field. When officers arrived the stude...

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