04/11/2021 Blotter – The rocket



October 28 – Police noticed a person sleeping in their vehicle at the Union Commuter Lot and advised them to return to their off-campus residence.

October 28 – The police received an anti-intrusion alarm from the Ski Lodge. Officers checked the building and discovered that an individual had entered the wrong security code upon entering. The panel has been reset.

29 october – Police received a notification from someone receiving alarming text messages from a friend off campus and they were concerned for their well-being. The person sending the messages has been contacted and is speaking with advisors.

29 october – Police noticed a person vomiting in the parking lot of Lower Stadium A while on patrol. Officers asked if the person needed to go to the health center or medical services, but said they had eaten something bad and were returning to their residence.

October 30 – A Watson Hall CA reported the smell of marijuana from a dormitory. Officers spoke with the resident and no further action was taken.

October 30 – Police received a call to 911 for an individual who was bleeding from his head. Jacob MaClean, 23 years old, was cited with public drunkenness and was then taken to Grove City Hospital and later taken to Mercy Hospital.

October 31 – Police received a call for an intoxicated person on Rock Pride Drive. The person was transported to hospital by ambulance.

October 31 – Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) have asked university police to respond to reports of possible gunfire at the Heights apartment complex. Police spoke to residents of the neighborhood and no gunshots were heard. Other officers received similar reports from other apartment complexes and all reported the same response.

October 31 – Police observed three people standing on a construction truck in the Weisenfluh staff parking lot. No damage was found on the vehicles and Lucas Culan, 18, Tanner Ringwald, 18, and Angela Russell, 18, were each cited for an alcohol-related offense.

October 31 – A person came to the university police station to report that his vehicle had been stolen. Police checked all lots on and off campus and the vehicle was located.

November, 1st – The police responded to the activation of an anti-intrusion alarm in the ski chalet. The building turned out to be secure and there was no one around. The reason for the activation was unknown and security has been notified.

November, 1st – The police spoke to an individual in building B about being harassed. The case is under investigation.

November, 1st – The police intervened with an individual suffering from severe abdominal pain in the Vincent Science building. University police transported them to the health center.

November, 1st – Police observed two individuals entering Old Main on the security system. An agent contacted the people to be identified and everything went well.

November 2 – Police received a call for a person in need of medical attention in building A. The person was located and was fine. No other police action was taken.

November 2 – Police responded to a person with shortness of breath at the Bailey Library. The person was located and the police transported him to the health center.

November 2 – The police dispatcher observed an individual placing an object on the lens of a security camera in building E to block his view. The individual has been identified and the matter has been referred to Student Conduct.

November 2 – A person from the University Police Station filed a report of harassment that occurred at the Aebersold Recreation Center (ARC). The report has been taken and the matter is under investigation.

November 3 – An ambulance has been requested to be sent to the Student Health Center. One of them was sent and no further police action was taken.

November 3 – Police received a call from someone on Campus Drive indicating that they had received a call from a blocked number and that the caller was making threatening statements. The individual has been advised to contact PSP to file a report.

November 3 – Police got a call from the aunt of someone asking for a welfare check from their niece in building D after she was supposed to call them and never did. Contact was made with the individual and found to be asleep. They were advised to call their aunt and no further police action was taken.

Emma Velesig

Associate Editor
The rocket

Emma is a history student with a minor in business administration. She is Associate Editor-in-Chief for her first year at The Rocket. Throughout her high school years, she was a part of the school newspaper and was editor in her senior year. His dream is to enter the realm of public history and work for the Smithsonian.


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