Joseph Salamon, News Editor
The following is a series of daily crime and incident reports issued by the University of Missouri-St. Louis Police Department from April 12 through 19.
April 12: At 5:17 a.m., a laptop was found in the Arts & Administration Building and was turned in to UMSL PD. UMSL PD responded to a small mulch fire at Alumni Circle at 5:33 a.m. An UMSL student reported a stolen bicycle at Metrolink South at 8:04 a.m. A laptop was found at Clark Hall at 10:30 p.m. and was turned in to UMSL PD. An UMSL student was taken to the hospital from Oak Hall via ambulance at 1:00 p.m. after expressing suicidal thoughts. UMSL PD assisted St. Louis County Police at 2:18 p.m. with regards to a stolen vehicle recovery at Express Scripts. At 2:50 p.m., UMSL PD were contacted regarding a concerning post on social media made by an UMSL student, and all was in order after the student was contacted.
April 13: A wallet was found at the Metrolink North Station and was turned in to UMSL PD at 6:35 a.m. A Sodexo employee was taken to the hospital via ambulance from the Millennium Student Center at 7:40 a.m. after losing consciousness. A purse was found at Lucas Hall and was turned in to UMSL PD along with a set of keys at 4:12 p.m. At 8:09 p.m., an UMSL student was treated and released by paramedics after getting injured playing basketball at the Recreation & Wellness Center. An UMSL student reported a lost wallet at AB Hall at 9:00 p.m. UMSL PD checked an apartment with an open front door at Mansion Hill, and all was in order.
April 14: A visitor reported a stolen backpack from an unlocked locker at the Rec & Wellness Center at 11:20 a.m. Missing cash was later recovered.
April 15: UMSL PD dispersed a loud party at University Meadows without incident at 12:50 a.m.
April 16: A car accident happened at 1:50 p.m. on West Drive between two vehicles. Cars incurred minor damage, but no injuries to the drivers. An UMSL student reported fraudulent charges on their credit card off-campus at 3:28 p.m.
April 17: At 1:50 p.m., an UMSL student reported a fraudulent withdrawal on their account made at an ATM in the Millennium Student Center. A wallet was found and turned in to UMSL PD at 8:38 p.m. An UMSL student reported a hand injury at the RWC at 11:17 p.m. but refused medical attention.
April 18: A cell phone was found at the J.C. Penney Building at 12:17 p.m. and was turned in to UMSL PD. At 2:05 in the Millennium Student Center, an UMSL student identified a suspect in a sexual assault case from February 26. The suspect was arrested and transported to St. Louis County Jail.
April 19: A purse was found at 8:00 a.m. and was turned in to UMSL PD. Two vehicles crashed in Lot E at 2:43 p.m. One of those vehicles was university owned. No one was injured, and the cars only incurred minor damage. The same thing happened again at 10:20 p.m. between another set of vehicles.
The UMSL Campus Crime Report from April 12 through 19 has incidents from the Fire and Incidents Log. Please check there for more details.