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    Police Beat

    Police responded to a report of six males trespassing around 1713 E. University Blvd. at 9:15 p.m. on March 13.

    The officer examined identification from three of the males. Upon inspection, it was found that one of the males had an outstanding Tucson Police Department warrant for failure to appear on a weapons violation.

    The officer searched the male, then transported and booked him into Pima County Jail.

    A parking and transportation employee reported graffiti on the fourth floor of the Park Avenue Parking Garage, 1140 N. Park Ave., at 3:15 p.m. on March 15.

    The officer reported two 12-foot by 12-foot stenciled figures of a woman dancing in blue spray paint. The figures were on the southwest stairwell of the garage.

    The employee reported that the damage occurred sometime before March 14.

    Police have no suspects or witnesses.

    Police received a report of an unidentified male who was exposing himself and masturbating in view of two people as they walked near North Cherry Street and East University Boulevard at 9:13 p.m. on March 15.

    The people who reported the man said that they were walking north on University Boulevard near the Flandrau Science Center and Planetarium when they heard “”sex sounds.””

    They looked and saw a man on the west stairwell. The man’s erect penis was exposed and he was visibly masturbating.

    The two turned away and reported that the groaning grew louder. They could not confirm if the man ejaculated.

    They reported that the man was wearing a dark shirt and a black baseball cap.

    A police aide responded that he saw a man of similar description walking east from the Ina E. Gittings building, 1713 E. University Blvd. The aide detained the man.

    The two who reported the man were transported to the suspect and stated that the man detained was not the man they had seen masturbating.

    They then added that the man was in his late 40s or early 50s and was unshaven.

    The two responded that they would both press charges if the man was found.

    A woman reported that an unknown person shot spitballs at a wall of the Arizona Health Sciences Library, 1501 N. Campbell Ave., sometime between 7 p.m. March 12 and 10:57 p.m. March 13.

    The woman reported that three of the spitballs landed on a portrait of James E. Dalen, possibly causing damage. The woman did not want to remove the spitballs for fear of damaging the portrait and stated that she would have a professional examine the portrait for damage.

    Police have no suspects or witnesses.

    A man was seen consuming spirituous liquors in public at a bus stop on East Sixth Street and Park Avenue at 12:30 p.m. on March 13.

    The man was drinking a 40-ounce bottle of malt liquor from a brown paper bag.

    The man was cited and released for consuming spirituous liquor in public.

    The bottle of malt liquor was thrown in the trash at the scene.

    A man reported finding a wallet with its contents scattered on the ground at 1420 E. Seventh St. at 12:29 p.m. on March 13.

    The wallet’s contents were scattered behind a gray Honda Accord.

    Police could not locate the man in the phone book. Police contacted AAA and requested that they contact the man about his missing property.

    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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