By Sarah Hayes, A&E Editor
The following is a series of daily crime reports issued by the University of Missouri-St. Louis Police Department since August 26.
August 26: At 11:05 a.m., a coin purse and ID were found in the UMSL PD parking lot and held by police for safe keeping.
August 27: At 1:39 a.m., a student at the Sigma Pi house was transported to the hospital after becoming intoxicated to the point of being ill. At 8:50 a.m., a student turned cash into UMSL PD that the student found by the shuttle stop at the Music Building. At 7:04 p.m., UMSL PD and Residential Life and Housing (RLH) reported the smell of marijuana at Oak Hall, but a source could not be identified.
August 28: At 12:38 a.m., UMSL PD responded to a snake in the Oak Hall laundry room. The snake was in a service closet that could not be opened. The condition of the snake was not included.
August 29: At 7 a.m., the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center turned over to UMSL PD a collection of various keys that had been found by the theater over the past year. At 8:40 a.m., two vehicles were involved in an accident in the South Campus Parking Garage. At 11 a.m., another auto accident involving two vehicles occurred at the intersection of Grobman Drive and University Drive. In both instances, no injuries and only minor damages were reported. At 12:25 p.m., a student living in Oak Hall reported off-campus harassment by an ex-boyfriend.
UMSL PD seized marijuana and drug-related materials from Oak Hall at 6:42 p.m. after three students admitted to smoking the drug on campus. The incident has been referred to Student Affairs. At 8:58 p.m., UMSL PD and RLH reported the smell of marijuana at Oak Hall but a source could not be identified.
August 30: At 8 a.m., a student reported the theft of a hubcap from their vehicle in the South Campus Parking Garage. At 2:55 p.m., UMSL PD verified the registration of a sex offender. At 7:13 p.m., a wallet belonging to a student was found in Express Scripts Hall and turned over to the UMSL PD for safe keeping. The wallet’s owner has been notified. During the day, a student filed a report on their parked car being struck and damaged by an unknown vehicle between 9 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on August 29.
August 31: At 5 p.m., a vehicle in the Research Building parking lot was involved in an auto accident. No injuries were reported. At 6:31 p.m., a student in the Millennium Student Center reported being harassed by another student.
September 1: At 11:15 a.m., a student in Oak Hall was given medical treatment and released by the Northeast Fire Department after experiencing the side effects of unidentified medication. At 8:21 p.m., a laptop bag containing various personal items was found in the Millennium South Parking Garage. The bag was turned over to the UMSL PD. The owner of the bag was notified and later retrieved their property. During the day, an auto accident involving two vehicles in the Millennium South Parking Garage was reported to UMSL PD. The accident originally occurred on August 31; no injuries and only minor vehicular damage was described.