Crime Log: Oct. 25-29

The NYU Department of Public Safety has received reports of 11 incidents of larceny and one incident of sexual offense in the past week.

Sexual Offense

At 7:13 a.m. on Oct. 26, a student at Alumni residence hall notified Public Safety that he or she had been raped. This incident is still under investigation.

Larceny

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There were six reports of bicycle theft between Oct. 25 and Oct. 29. The thefts took place at the NYU Dental Center, Tisch  Hall and Warren Weaver Hall.

At 9 p.m. on Oct. 29,  a student reported that when she came back to the eighth floor of Bobst Library, her laptop, which she had left unattended, was missing. A police report has been filed. This case is still open and under investigation.

At 8:12 a.m. on Oct. 29, a student studying in NYU Florence reported that coins were stolen from a jar placed on his desk in his dorm room. He reported that he observed his coins missing on Oct. 5.

At 10 p.m. on Oct. 28, a student reported her laptop stolen from a lounge at Tisch Hall when she left it unattended from 9:20 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

At 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 28, Public Safety received a report of a stolen wallet that had been in a cabinet at Carlyle Court residence hall.

At 12:10 p.m. on Oct. 26, a student found her cellphone missing after she left it unattended for three minutes on a water fountain at Bobst Library. This case is closed.

A student reported a backpack theft from his dorm room at 1:05 a.m. on Oct. 26. He stated that he left his backpack at 3 p.m. and came back to his room in Lafayette Street residence hall at 8 p.m. to find the bag missing.

All except the incidents that occurred in NYU Florence and Bobst Library are still under investigation.

A version of this article appeared in the Monday Nov. 3, print edition. Email Christine Park at [email protected] 

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