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Police Beat: Jan. 21, 2013

Laptop left behind

UMPD received a report of theft from a lab in Barrows Hall at 3:41 p.m. Jan. 14. A laptop, valued at $200, was taken from the lab some time over Christmas break. There were no signs of forced entry. There are currently no suspects.

Back pocket blunder

UMPD received a report of theft at the Hilltop dining hall at 11:33 a.m. Jan. 16. A male student reported his wallet missing, and it was recovered by dining staff. Approximately $50 was missing from the wallet.

Bud buds

UMPD received a report of a drug offense in Androscoggin Hall at 8:06 p.m. Jan. 14. A UMPD officer detected an odor of marijuana coming from a room and knocked on the door. The door was opened and the officer detected a strong odor of marijuana. Joseph Clifford, 19, turned over a small jar of marijuana and a pipe and was summonsed for possession of marijuana. Two other male students, 18 and 19, were referred to Judicial Affairs.

Ghost roach

UMPD received a report of a drug offense on the 4th floor of Androscoggin Hall at 8:50 p.m. Jan. 13. A UMPD officer detected an odor of marijuana coming from a room and made contact with the male resident, 19, inside. No marijuana was found. The student was referred to Judicial Affairs.

Dirty thirty

UMPD received a report of an alcohol offense at the Hilltop parking lot at 7:25 p.m. Jan. 14. Michael Marcketta, 19, was found with a 30-pack of Rolling Rock beer. Marcketta was summonsed for possession of alcohol by a minor.