Police blotter: Oct. 24-29

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Thomas Yang | Assistant Visual Editor

Debris in a dumpster at Posvar Hall caught on fire on Monday, causing the building to be temporarily evacuated while City Fire responded to the incident.

By News Editors

The Pitt News collates and publishes the Pitt police’s media crime log on a weekly basis. Read more here.

Thursday, Oct. 24

1:49 p.m. Pitt police assisted City police with a verbal domestic incident on Sennott Street.

4:48 p.m. A student at the William Pitt Union reported that his bike had been stolen.

11:24 p.m. Pitt police issued a citation to a non-University affiliate for panhandling near Panera Bread on Forbes Avenue.

Friday, Oct. 25

1:42 a.m. Pitt police issued a citation for underage drinking to a student at Irvis Hall.

11:03 a.m. Residence Life reported a total of 87 students who had been issued conduct referrals between Aug. 30 and Oct. 13 for drinking or possessing alcohol underage in the residence halls.

9:40 p.m. Pitt police arrested a non-University affiliate on a warrant on Robinson Street.

Saturday, Oct. 26

12:34 a.m. Pitt police issued a citation for underage drinking to a student at Nordenberg Hall.

1:07 a.m. Pitt police issued conduct referrals to two students at Holland Hall after a campus security authority reported a drug law violation.

1:19 a.m. Pitt police issued a citation for underage drinking to a student at Tower B.

1:29 a.m. Pitt police issued conduct referrals to one student at Irvis Hall after a campus security authority reported a liquor law violation.

2:12 a.m. Pitt police issued a citation for underage drinking to a student at Towers.

3:31 p.m. A student reported her Pitt ID as stolen after she left it unattended in Market Central.

Sunday, Oct. 27

3:15 p.m. A criminal mischief was reported at the Cathedral of Learning.

7:53 p.m. Pitt police issued a citation for harassment/threat to a student on North Craig Street.

Monday, Oct. 28

8:31 a.m. Residence Life reported a total of 43 students who had been issued conduct referrals between Oct. 18 and Oct. 24 for drinking or possessing alcohol underage in the residence halls.

8:32 a.m. A criminal mischief was reported at the Cathedral of Learning.

10:24 a.m. An individual at the Murdoch Building reported the theft of his Bluetooth speaker.

4:18 p.m. Debris in a dumpster at Posvar Hall caught on fire, causing the building to be temporarily evacuated while City Fire responded to the incident.

Police recorded nothing in the crime log for Tuesday, Oct. 29.

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