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    Three students were diverted to the Dean of Students Office for possession of drug paraphernalia at 2:12 a.m. Friday after police caught them smoking marijuana on the top level of the Park Avenue Parking Garage, 1140 N. Park Ave., reports stated.

    Police exited their patrol car and asked the students what they were doing on top of the garage.

    The students told police they were looking at the view.

    Police could smell a strong odor of marijuana and asked the students if they were smoking pot, reports stated. None of the students responded.

    Police identified the students and asked them who had the pot.

    One student told police there was no marijuana left because they had smoked it all.

    The student pulled a black velvet bag out of his pocket and gave it to police.

    The bag contained a glass smoking pipe with marijuana residue, two small plastic baggies containing marijuana residue and a packet of rolling papers.

    The student told police the marijuana and pipe belonged to him.

    The other students also admitted to smoking marijuana.

    The pipe, baggies and rolling papers were placed into evidence.

    A student’s two $125 textbooks were stolen sometime Sept. 28 from the Main Library, 1510 E. University Blvd., reports stated.

    The student told police he left his books unattended on a table on the third floor at 9:30 p.m.

    When the student returned to the table at 10:20 p.m., he saw the books had been stolen, reports stated.

    Police have no suspects or witnesses.

    A student’s $10 canvas bag was stolen sometime Sept. 23 from the Delta Delta Delta sorority house, 1541 E. Second St., reports stated.

    The student told police she left the bag in the bathroom of the house at 6 p.m., and when she returned at 10 p.m., it was missing.

    The bag contained the student’s credit cards, driver’s license, house key, ZonaZoo pass, car key and CatCard.

    The student told police she checked the house but was unable to locate the missing items.

    Police have no suspects or witnesses.

    A student’s $250 silver mountain bike was stolen on Sept. 28 from the bike racks on the west side of the Student Recreation Center, 1400 E. Sixth St., reports stated.

    The student told police he returned to the bike racks around 8:45 p.m. and found his bike was missing.

    Two females told the student they had seen a male wearing a hat take the bike from the racks and ride northbound toward campus.

    Police searched the area to look for the man but were unable to locate him, reports stated.

    The student told police he had secured his bike with a U-lock.

    The student said the bike wasn’t registered with Parking and Transportation Services and was unable to provide a serial number.

    Police responded to the Kappa Sigma fraternity house, 1423 E. First St., at 11:14 p.m. Sept. 28 after receiving three anonymous noise complaints, reports stated.

    Upon arrival police heard a large crowd of people inside the house, and as they approached they heard several male voices telling people the police were there and to be quiet.

    The president of the fraternity came outside and said the house was on social probation and he didn’t understand why they were there.

    The president told police an officer had already responded to the house earlier in the night and told them to lower their music, which they had done.

    Police told the president about the noise complaints and were given permission to check the house.

    In the courtyard, police saw a large number of beer cans and several wet spots on the cement that smelled of alcohol.

    The president denied having a party and said there were only a couple of people at the house, reports stated.

    Police exited the house and waited outside by their patrol car, where they saw large groups of students leaving the house.

    The incident was reported to the Dean of Students Office.

    Police Beat is compiled from official University of Arizona Police?Department reports. For a complete list of UAPD activity, the daily resume can be found at

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