Crime log: Child destroys art exhibit in Textile Museum

Sexual Assault

Off Campus
Unknown – Unknown
Case closed

The incident was reported to a campus security authority. There was no police report filed.

Closed case.

Theft II/From Motor Vehicle/Destruction of Property

Public Property on Campus (2100 Block of H Street)
10/14/2017 – 2 p.m.
Case open

A male staff member reported to the University Police Department that property was stolen from his vehicle while it was parked in front of District House. The rear passenger window was smashed in.

Open case.

Destruction of Property/Vandalism

Public Property on Campus (21st and H streets NW)
10/16/2016 – 10:02 p.m.
Case closed

UPD and Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to an argument between two female individuals not affiliated with GW, during which one of the individuals destroyed the other person’s cell phone.

Referred to MPD.

Unlawful Entry

10/18/2017 – 6:58 p.m.
Case closed

UPD responded to a report of an individual sitting on a University bench in front of JBKO harassing students. The male subject was uncooperative with officers at the scene and refused to leave the area. The subject was barred from University property and transported to the GW Hospital emergency room for a pre-existing injury.

Subject barred.

Threats to do Bodily Harm

Off Campus
Multiple Dates – Multiple Times
Case closed

A male student reported to UPD that he received threatening text messages from an unknown party. The student contacted MPD and filed a report.

Off-campus incident.


Various Locations
Multiple – Multiple
Case closed

A female staff member reported to UPD that a male staff member has harassed and followed her around campus.

Referred to Title IX.

Theft II/From Building

Lerner Health and Wellness Center
10/20/2017 – Unknown
Case closed

A male student reported to UPD that his gym bag with gym clothes was stolen from the men’s locker room. The bag was in a locker and the locker was not secure.

No suspects or witnesses.

Destruction of Property/Vandalism

Textile Museum
10/21/2017 – 1 p.m.
Case closed

A female staff member with the Textile Museum reported to UPD that a male child of a non-GW affiliate was left unattended and destroyed an art exhibit.

No further action.
– Compiled by Catherine Moran

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