Press Release Number: 509
Incident Number: 10-000087
Release Date: 1/27/2010
Offense: Theft by unlawful taking of moveable property
|321B Maple Manor
Person(s) Charged or Referred
Summary of Events
On or about the above date, time and location a university student reported the theft of an IPOD touch electronic device from his residence hall room on the 3rd floor of Maple B. There are no indications that the room was forcibly entered. The value of the device is approximately $250.00.
Update 6/9/10: As a result of this investigation, it was determined that Short illegally entered a residence hall room at that location and proceeded to steal the device in question. The item was later recovered from Short's residence hall room. When interviewed by police, he provided false information and a false written statement. A criminal complaint has been filed against Short for theft of moveable property, receiving stolen property, and unsworn falsification to authorities. He is a current student and has also been referred to the campus judicial officer for his actions in this matter.