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Crime log: Subject barred after shoplifting at bookstore
By Max Porter, Contributing News Editor • February 26, 2024

Crime log: Student threatens student center staffer with baseball bat damage

Destroying/Defacing Structure

Ross Hall
Reported 11/25/2023 – Unknown Date and Time
Open Case

GW Police Department officers observed graffiti on an exterior wall.

– Case open

Threats to do Bodily Harm

Public Property on Campus (2000 Block of F Street)
11/26/2023 – 7:30 p.m.
Open Case

A female student reported that a male subject threatened her while walking on the sidewalk.

– Case open

Theft II/From Building

Mitchell Hall (7-Eleven Store)
11/27/2023 – 5:13 p.m.
Closed Case

GWPD officers responded to a store employee’s report of an unknown male subject stealing consumable goods. Officers canvassed the area with negative findings of the subject.

– No identifiable subject

Credit Card Fraud

Various Locations
Reported 11/27/2023 – Multiple Dates and Times
Closed Case

A female student in Shenkman Hall reported that their former male roommate had stolen their credit card information and made unauthorized purchases.

– Referred to the Division for Student Affairs

Obscene Telephone Calls

University Student Center
11/28/2023 – 2:31-3:10 p.m.
Open Case

A staff member reported that they received obscene phone calls from a male student who said he would receive more help if he came in with a baseball bat and damaged the office.

– Case open

Unlawful Entry

1959 E Street (Starbucks Store)
11/29/2023 – 5:32 p.m.
Closed Case

GWPD officers responded to a report of a previously barred male subject in need of medical attention. Emergency Medical Response Group responded and transported the subject to the GW Hospital emergency room for further medical treatment.

– No further action

Theft II/From Building

Potomac House
11/29/2023 – 11:13 p.m.-12:43 a.m.
Open Case

A female student reported their packages stolen from the lobby.

– Case open

Threats to do Bodily Harm

Support Building
11/30/2023 – 12:46 a.m.
Closed Case

GWPD officers responded to a report of a dispute between two contractors. The male contractor who was reported to be making threats to the female supervisor left the scene upon officers’ arrival.

– No further action

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