Crime log: Man throws trash can at GW staff member

Theft II/From Building

Mitchell Hall (7-Eleven)
8/26/2020 – 7:28 p.m.
Closed Case

GW Police Department officers responded to a report of theft from 7-Eleven. Upon arrival, the male complainant reported that an unknown subject stole deodorant and shaving cream. GWPD officers canvassed the area with negative findings.

– No identifiable suspect.

Simple Assault

Lisner Auditorium
8/27/2020 – 8:11 a.m.
Closed Case

A male staff member reported that a man threw a trash can at him. GWPD officers arrived on scene and arrested the subject. Metropolitan Police Department officers arrived and transported the subject to the Second District police station.

– Subject arrested.

Theft II /From Building

Ames Hall (Mount Vernon Campus)
Unknown – Unknown
Closed Case

A female staff member reported her camera was stolen from her office.

– No suspects or witnesses.

Destruction of Property/Vandalism

Public Property On Campus (600 Block of 23rd Street)
Unknown – Unknown
Closed Case

A GWPD officer observed graffiti on a trash can and electrical box.

– No suspects or witnesses.

Theft II/From Building

CVS Pharmacy (2125 E St.)
8/29/2020 – 8:56 p.m.
Closed Case

GWPD officers responded to a report of theft at CVS. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the male complainant who reported that two unknown male subjects stole several laundry detergents and soap bars. Officers canvassed the area with negative findings.

– No suspects or witnesses.

Destruction of Property/Vandalism

Off Campus
8/26/2020 – Unknown
Closed Case

GWPD received email correspondence from the Cleveland Police Department about multiple vandalism cases in their jurisdiction. The email stated that a male GW alumnus is their prime suspect.

– Off-campus incident.

Destruction of Property/ Vandalism

Public Property on Campus (2300 Block of G Street)
Unknown – Unknown
Closed Case

A GWPD officer observed graffiti on the driveway ramp at the rear of the Lerner Health and Wellness Center.

– No suspects or witnesses.

Shoplifting

Mitchell Hall (7-Eleven)
9/3/2020 – 5:11 p.m.
Closed Case

GWPD officers responded to a report of a man who shoplifted one can of Coca Cola and one pint of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the subject and barred him from the property.

– Subject barred.

– Compiled by Kateryna Stepaneko.

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