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Press Release Details


Press Release Number: 626

Incident Number: 11-000140

Release Date: 3/9/2011


Offense: Furnishing alcohol to minors, underage consumption

Grading: M-3

Date/Time Reported

Date Reported Time Reported Date From Date To
2/18/2011 10:17 PM 2/18/2011 2/18/2011

Time/Location

Location Time From Time To
1B Cedarcrest Manor 10:21 PM 10:49 PM

Person(s) Charged or Referred

First Name Last Name Age Gender
Curtis Gardner 34 Male
Kenneth Ertel 20 Male
Caitlin Murphy 22 Female

Summary of Events

On or about the above date, time and location the University Police Department had responded to a separate incident at Cedarcrest Manor. While following up on that incident, contact was made with Gardner, Ertel, and Murphy at Gardner's residence hall room. At that time Officers noted several open bottles of alcoholic beverages. Gardner and Murphy were over the age of 21, however Ertel found to be less than 21 years of age. Gardner and Ertel are current University students, and Murphy is a former student. All three individuals have been judicially referred for their actions in this incident.