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    Police Beat

    A student reported that a man tried to break into his car parked at the Water Resources Research Center, 350 N. Campbell Ave., at 11:34 a.m. Nov. 24, reports stated.

    The student received a phone call from a friend who lives south of the Water Resource Center, and she told him she saw someone trying to break into his car with a clothes hanger.

    The student immediately called police, and his friend later told police that the man, wearing a white T-shirt and a white baseball hat, failed to break into her friend’s car.

    The man moved to a silver SUV parked near the student’s car, and he opened the vehicle’s driver door and took what looked like a black cord and wire.

    Then the man walked toward a gold Saturn.

    A woman with long, dark hair exited the driver seat and moved to the passenger side.

    The man entered the driver’s side door and drove away to the north on Campbell Avenue.

    The student’s friend recorded the license plate number of the gold Saturn, but police have not yet located the vehicle.

    An unknown person stole a student’s car parked on the south side of the Water Resources Research Center, 350 N. Campbell Ave., sometime between 2:30 p.m. and 7:56 p.m. Nov. 25, reports stated.

    The student had parked his Dodge Dynasty in the lot while he walked to the UA-Arizona State University football game.

    He told police that he left the front windows of his car down about 2 inches, but he did take the car’s keys with him.

    Police did not observe broken glass in the area where the car was parked, and they have no suspects and no witnesses.

    Police arrested a man for assault and disorderly conduct at Arizona Stadium, 540 N. Vine Ave., during the UA-ASU football game at 7:40 p.m. Nov. 25, reports stated.

    Officers saw the man throw two full plastic bottles into the south endzone, where media and the ASU football team were huddled in a circle.

    The first bottle hit a cameraman, and the second hit an ASU player in the helmet.

    Police arrested a man for disorderly conduct and underage consumption of alcohol at Arizona Stadium, 540 N. Vine Ave., during the UA-ASU football game at 5:50 p.m. Nov. 25, reports stated.

    While police detained another disorderly person, the man approached police and started yelling profanities.

    Officers asked him to clear the area multiple times, but he said he was protecting his friend and refused to show any form of identification.

    The man’s eyes were bloodshot, and he was standing unsteadily.

    The man kept saying that his father was important and would sue to fire the police officers.

    Upon arresting the man, police found his identification revealed he was 20 years old.

    Police responded to a call of men throwing tortillas off the roof of the Sixth Street Parking Garage, 1201 E. Sixth St., at 3:16 p.m. Nov. 25, reports stated.

    When an officer arrived at the scene, the group had left the area, but the officer saw one man pick up a tortilla from the ground on the side of the garage and throw it at a passing car.

    The man told police he was 19 years old and had been drinking.

    He was cited for underage possession.

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

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