Crime reports as of November 14

Elisabeth Moore

An anonymous source reported on Nov. 7 that chalk graffiti was written on the steps around Downing Student Union and the Guthrie Bell Tower.

Chad Singer with Lost River Cave reported on Nov. 7 that spray painted graffiti was on the restroom walls around the cave.

Madison, Tennessee, freshman Nathan Berry was arrested on Nov. 7 and charged with disorderly conduct in the second degree, assault in the third degree and for resisting arrest and fleeing and evading on foot.


Louisville sophomore Jacob Sweeden was arrested on Nov. 8 and charged with alcohol intoxication in the first offense, disorderly conduct in the second degree, criminal mischief in the third degree and possession of a forged instrument in the second degree.

A fire alarm and pull station was activated on Nov. 8 in McLean Hall due to burnt food.

Judy Miller, Building Services Attendant, reported on Nov. 9 the word “redrum” was written on the wall of Helm Library room 201, possibly in blood.

Elizabethtown freshman De’Brion D. McNeal reported on Nov. 9 his Playstation 4 game console and a game were stolen from his room. It was valued at $330.

The Housing and Residence Life Staff reported on Nov. 9 student protesters assembled in the Pearce Ford Tower courtyard protesting the election of Donald Trump.

Louisville sophomore Skyler A. Robinson reported on Nov. 10 their watch was taken from the Preston Center. It was valued at $225.

Lexington freshman Laquan Taylor was arrested on Nov. 10 and charged with trafficking a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school.

Evansville freshman Joseph Kayser and Evansville freshman Alexander Drone were cited on Nov. 10 for possession of Marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Guston freshman Jacob P. Bewley reported on Nov. 10 his unsecured wallet was stolen from the floor of the Preston Center. It was valued at $70.

Residence Hall Graduate Intern Patricia Satterwhite reported on Nov. 11 a suspicious person at the Gateway Apartments who is believed to be illegally living in room 105.

Brentwood, Tennessee, freshman Frank D. Dagostino was arrested on Nov. 11 and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Cole Irvin was arrested on Nov. 11 in Barnes Campbell Hall for a fugitive felony warrant out of Tennessee. Irvin was also charged with possession of marijuana.

Nashville freshman Richard A. Wilson was arrested on Nov. 12 and charged with alcohol intoxication of the first degree, possession of fictitious operator’s license and possession of a controlled substance not in original container.