Police Beat – March 12

ASU Police reported the following incidents Thursday:

An unknown person or persons committed theft Monday between 8 and 8:15 p.m. by stealing a laptop from the Hayden Library on the Tempe campus, according to a police report.

The computer belonged to a 22-year-old undergraduate man and was estimated to be worth $1,200, police reported.

There are no suspects at this time, police reported.

An unknown person or persons committed theft Monday between 3 and 3:05 p.m. by stealing an iPhone from the Vista del Sol residential complex on the Tempe campus, according to a police report.

The phone, which belonged to a 19-year-old undergraduate woman, was taken from the woman’s apartment and was estimated to be worth $1,200, police reported.

There are no leads, witnesses or suspects at this time, police reported.

A 21-year-old male undergraduate was arrested Sunday around 12:30 a.m.  at the South Desert Village residential complex on the Polytechnic campus on suspicion of criminal damage with intent to deface or damage property, according to a police report.

The man allegedly broke a master bathroom window, which was estimated to be worth around $350, according to a police report.

An 18-year-old undergraduate woman was arrested Saturday around 3:20 a.m. at the Hassayampa Academic Village residential complex on the Tempe campus on suspicion of assault, according to a police report.

A police investigation revealed that the woman punched an 18-year-old undergraduate man on the right side of his face with a closed fist, according to a report.

The victim chose not to prosecute but reported the incident to university administration for possible discipline, police reported.

An unknown person or persons fled the scene of a car accident sometime between 8 a.m. Feb. 24 and 7:30 a.m. March 1, according to a police report.

The accident involved a government vehicle, which sustained an estimated $600 worth of damage, but the location of the accident was unknown, police reported.

There are no leads, witnesses or suspects at this time, police reported.

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