8/27/20 Blotter

Published by Joe Wells, Date: August 29, 2020
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August 20 – University police received a call from an individual at the South Rock Apartments that said they were assaulted by their boyfriend. Individual was referred to Pennsylvania State Police (PSP).

August 21 – Police were dispatched to a fire alarm activation at ROCK Apartments. Officer spoke to the residents and determined alarm was set off by individual’s humidifier. Alarm system was reset.

August 21 – Slippery Rock Borough police requested university police assist with a traffic stop. University police stood by while traffic stop was completed.

August 21 – Police responded to a fire alarm activation at Building E. Alarm was set off by person vaping in their room. Alarm system was reset.

August 21 – Police responded to Building E for a fire alarm. Alarm was set off by burnt food. Alarm system was reset.

August 22 – University police received a call from the CA at Building B about an odor of marijuana coming from a dorm room. Officer on scene did not detect the odor and no one answered the door room. Case was referred to Student Standards.

August 23 – PSP requested assistance with a large gathering at University Village that was becoming unruly. A bottle struck a PSP patrol unit. University police on scene assisted with dispersing the crowd. No further action was taken by university police.

August 23 – Police received a call from an individual that their vehicle was damaged while parked on Rock Pride Drive, in front of Building A. Case is under investigation.

August 24 – Police were requested to contact cleaning staff personnel to inform them of a family emergency. Individual was contacted and given the information.

August 24 – Slippery Rock Borough police requested backup for a domestic dispute on West Water Street. University police arrived and stood by while individuals were interviewed. No further action was taken by university police.

August 25 – University police received a call from an individual that their friend was talking about harming themselves. Police located the friend. Person contacted Counseling Center.

August 25 – PSP requested backup with a traffic stop on Storm Harbor Road. University police assisted with watching the occupants while PSP searched the vehicle. No further action was taken by university police.

August 26 – University police received a call from the Health Center advising them an ambulance had been dispatched to Building B for a person with severe stomach pains and trouble breathing. Police arrived on scene and the individual was transported to Grove City Medical Center.

August 26 – Police arrived on scene to a fire alarm at Building F. Officers on scene came upon a dorm room filled with smoke. Slippery Rock Fire Department was dispatched and determined the heating and air conditioning unit to be the cause. Maintenance was notified and responded to the scene.

August 26 – Police responded to an intruder alarm at the ski lodge. Personnel working inside believed the activation came from the barn area. Alarm system was reset.

August 26 – Police were dispatched to the Fowler Building. Cleaning staff inside said the alarm was going off when they arrived. Alarm system was reset.

August 26 – Police responded to an intruder alarm at the Fowler Building. Officers on scene found no one inside. Safety was notified and alarm system was reset.

Joe is a senior communication major with a concentration in converged journalism. This is his first year with The Rocket as assistant news editor. Before joining The Rocket, Joe worked at Butler County Community College’s student newspaper along with a short-lived career as public affairs sergeant (along with many other assignments) with the United States Army. When not covering campus news, Joe spends his weekends with his fiancée and son in Slippery Rock.

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