Police Beat — March 4

ASU Police reported the following incidents Wednesday:

  • A 22-year-old undergraduate woman was arrested Monday around 8:45 p.m. at the University Towers residential complex on the Tempe campus, on suspicion of possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to a police report.
  • The woman, who is also a student employee, was transported to the ASU Police Station after her arrest and subsequently released pending review of the charges, according to a report.

  • An unknown person or persons committed theft Monday between 12:30 and 12:45 p.m. by stealing a laptop from the Business Administration building on the Tempe campus, according to a police report.
  • The laptop, which belonged to a 20-year-old undergraduate woman, was stolen from the women’s restroom on the third floor of the building and was worth $1,003, police reported.

    The woman told police that she placed her laptop on a metal shelf and left it there upon exiting the restroom, according to a report.

  • An unknown person or persons committed theft Feb. 20, sometime between 9 and 10:15 a.m. by stealing a backpack from the East Music Building, according to a police report.
  • The backpack, which belonged to a 21-year-old ASU staff member, was left in a basement hallway around 9 a.m., police reported.

    The man returned at around 10:15 a.m. and his backpack was gone, according to a report.

    The total estimated value of the loss was $470 and there are no leads, suspects, or witnesses at this time, police reported.

  • An unknown person or persons committed theft Feb. 9 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., by stealing keys from the Alberta B. Farrington Softball Field on the Tempe campus, according to a police report.
  • A total of 10 keys, estimated to be worth $300, were stolen from inside of the batting cages, according to a report.

    There are no leads, suspects or witnesses at this time, according to the police report, which did not designate what the keys are used for.

Reports compiled by Nicholas Palomino Mendoza. Reach the reporter at npmendo@asu.edu