Crime Blotter March 3-10

March 3

Student Conduct
West heating plant
At 4:20 p.m., Officer David Troppe and Officer David Baker observed two students sitting outside at the northwest corner of the building. One student dropped something, then picked something up and placed it in his backpack. As officers approached the students to contact them, they smelled what was believed to be the odor of marijuana. Upon contact the students denied smoking marijuana but consented to a search of the backpack, which located a bag with marijuana residue and one Adderall pill. These items were confiscated and marked for destruction. Report referred to Dean of Student Life.

Exclusion
Peter W. Stott Center
Officers Troppe and Baker contacted non-students Daniel Corcoran, David Grandon and Pablo Avvocato on the south side of the building at 7:57 p.m. on suspicion of smoking marijuana. Subjects admitted to smoking marijuana and were all issued PSU exclusions.

March 4

Theft
Smith Memorial Student Union
Officer Gregory Marks received a report of laptops stolen from Room 18 on Feb. 27. No further information available.

Exclusion
Hoffman Hall, south side
At 8:05 p.m. Officer Denae Murphy observed a male subject, later identified as non-student Dave C. Shippentower, urinate on a tree. Murphy contacted Shippentower, who was extremely intoxicated but denied detox, and issued him a PSU exclusion.

March 5

Student Conduct
Ondine residence hall
While on rounds with the resident assistants at 12:59 a.m., Sergeant Michael Anderson contacted students in a dorm on the sixth floor due to an odor of marijuana which the students had tried to cover up with no success. Students consented to a search of the dorm, which located a bag with marijuana residue in the toilet. One of the students then turned over his pipe to Sergeant Anderson. Report referred to Dean of Student Life and Residence Life.

Arrest
Academic Student Rec Center
At 5:40 p.m. Officer Brenton Chose, and Officers Troppe and Baker responded to a report of a suspicious male in the sixth floor single occupancy restroom. They contacted non-student David Sankey, who had three clean needles, in the restroom. Sankey had a current PSU exclusion and was arrested for criminal trespass II.

March 6

Theft
Millar Library
Officer Chose received a report from a student who stated while he was away from his desk on the second floor, between 7:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., the iPad charger he had borrowed from the circulation desk was stolen.

March 7

Arrest
Cramer Hall
At 3:09 a.m. Officer Jon Buck responded to a report of a man sleeping in Room 71. Officer contacted non-student Steven S. Trend who had a current PSU exclusion. Trend was issued a new PSU exclusion, arrested for criminal trespass II and lodged at Multnomah County Detention Center.

Arrest
Cramer Hall
Sergeant Joe Schilling and other officers were notified at 10 a.m. that the suspect from the indecent exposure case on Feb. 24 was on the first floor of the building. Officers contacted and identified the suspect, a PSU student, and arrested him for indecent exposure and lodged him at Multnomah County Detention Center.

Exclusion
Ondine residence hall
Officer Chose and Sergeant Schilling responded to a report of a male subject passed out on the floor of classroom 218 at 11:07 a.m. Portland Fire also responded to evaluate the subject, who was awake when officers arrived, and identified as non-student Tyler Levesque. Levesque had passed out from a mix of alcohol and oxycodone he had consumed the night prior with an unknown PSU student who let him into the building. Levesque was issued a PSU exclusion and transported to a local hospital by Portland Fire.

Exclusion
At 12:30 p.m. Officer Nichola Higbee issued a PSU exclusion to non-student Jeffrey Hernden for public indecency. No further information available.

Exclusion
Millar Library
Over the last month, library staff have received several complaints about non-student Michael Bruett, including Bruett smelling bad, being in the library after hours, going through staff lockers, yelling and watching pornography on his laptop. At 1:45 p.m. Officer Chose, Officer Higbee and Sergeant Schilling contacted Bruett, issued him a PSU exclusion and escorted him from the building.

Exclusion
Science Reserch and Teaching Center
At 6:07 p.m. Officers Chose and Buck responded to a report of a skateboarder who physically contacted and was being verbally aggressive toward a student. Upon arrival, officers contacted non-student Preston N. Cahill who admitted to skateboarding on ornamental surfaces on the south side of the building and “unintentionally,” in his words, running into the student. Student was not injured and didn’t wish to pursue charges. Cahill was issued a PSU exclusion.

March 8

Student Conduct
Lincoln Hall
Officer Buck observed a student slumped over, sitting on a bench on the west side of the building at 1:20 a.m. The student was visibly intoxicated and admitted to drinking a fifth of vodka. The student is 19 years of age and not legally able to consume alcohol. The student phoned his friend and roommate, another PSU student, who agreed to care for him. The intoxicated student was released to his roommate without incident. Report referred to Dean of Student Life and CARE team.

Arrest
Parking Structure Three
At 5:27 a.m. Officer Buck and Officer Brian Rominger contacted non-students Justin Lee Jensen and Ronald Edward Lowery after observing them exiting the southwest stairwell. Lowery had prior warning about trespass and a search incident to arrest located several items with heroin residue, a screwdriver with a pointed metal tip taped to the head of the screwdriver and a small bag of marijuana. Lowery was also on felony probation for dangerous drugs. His probation officer was contacted and issued a probation violation detainer for Lowery. Lowery was arrested criminal trespass II, attempted unlawful possession of heroin, possession of burglary tools and the detainer and lodged at Multnomah County Detention Center. Jensen was issued a PSU exclusion.

Theft
Smith Memorial Student Union
Officer Higbee received a report from a student who stated her MacBook Pro was stolen from Room 111 while left unattended between 1:30 p.m. and 1:45 p.m.

March 9

Exclusion
Science Building One
At 5:13 a.m. Officer Buck contacted non-student Scott E. Vargo loitering near the bike stable on the south side of the building. Vargo was issued a PSU exclusion.

Theft
Blumel Hall parking lot
Officer Peter Ward received a report from a student that between 11:30 p.m. on March 8 and 6:15 a.m. on March 9, while parked on the top level of the lot, the driver’s window on her vehicle was smashed and an iPod was stolen from the center console.

Theft
Peter W. Stott Center
At 3:39 p.m. Officer Marks received a report of a cell phone stolen while unattended on March 6 at 8:30 p.m. No further information available.