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Police Blotter: April 27-April 30


This report covers a selection of incidents from April 27 through April 30 as recorded in the Stanford University Department of Public Safety bulletin.

Friday, April 27

A locked bike was stolen from the bike racks on the south side of Escondido Village Studio 3 between 5 p.m. on April 26 and 10 a.m. on April 27.

Two males were cited and released for being minors in possession of alcohol at Marx House at 11:25 p.m.

Saturday, April 28

A male was transported to San Jose Main Jail and booked for trespassing and driving under the influence at the Avery Aquatic Center at 1:35 a.m.

A male and three females were cited and released for trespassing at the Avery Aquatic Center at 1:50 a.m.

A female was cited and released under the zero tolerance statue near the intersection of Campus Drive East and Serra Street at 3:50 a.m.

An unknown suspect used chocolate whipped cream to vandalize the roadway on the fourth floor of Parking Structure 5 by drawing penises and swastikas on the ground between 9 p.m. on April 26 and 9 a.m. on April 28.

An unknown suspect entered Medical Module C through a door with a malfunctioning latch and stole three laptop computers between 7 p.m. on April 26 and 3:30 p.m. on April 28.

An arrestee was cited and released for driving unlicensed near the intersection of Campus Drive East and Serra Street at 10 p.m.

Sunday, April 29

An unknown suspect vandalized the driver’s side front tire of a car near the intersection of Lomita Street and Roth Way at 6:50 p.m., causing the tire to go flat.

Monday, April 30

A U-locked bike was stolen from the east side of the Packard Electrical Engineering Building between 12 p.m. and 8 p.m.

A fire was apparently started by an unauthorized bonfire. The residents of Rains Complex’s Building 15 extinguished it at 11:30 p.m. The Palo Alto Police Department made sure the fire was extinguished. There was no damage to property.

Liam Kinney is a hip young thing from Aspen, Colo. He has been a contributing writer at the Daily for a year, and now has his own column. Currently a sophomore, Liam is a prospective Classics and Symbolic Systems double major. He enjoys finishing books, cooking edible food, and reaching the top of the climbing wall - in other words, he is rarely satisfied.