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    Police Beat

    A student’s vehicle was damaged Wednesday while it was parked in Sixth Street Parking Garage, 1201 E. Sixth St., reports stated.

    The student told police she parked the vehicle around 1:30 p.m. The student said she came back around 6 p.m. to find the left rear bumper on her car damaged.

    There were scuff marks on the bumper, and it was cracked.

    Police have no suspects or witnesses, reports stated.


    A woman was cited for driving with a suspended license and not having any registration Tuesday at North Sixth Street and East Santa Rita Drive, reports stated.

    Police noticed the woman around noon. Police noticed the registration on the car was wrong and pulled the woman over.

    The woman told police she did not know her registration had been suspended, but said she thought her license was suspended.

    Police ran a records check on the woman and discovered her license was suspended.

    The woman was released, reports stated.


    A man driving a semi-trailer did not turn sharply enough on North Park Avenue and East University Boulevard the afternoon of Feb. 20 and ran into a light post, reports stated.

    Police saw the man around 4:15 p.m. The man collided with a light post, a street sign and a traffic signal. The man did not stop and continued to drive away.

    The street-light cover was broken off, the street sign was removed and the traffic signal was bent from the collision, reports stated.

    Police pulled the man over, and the man said he didn’t know he had hit anything.

    There were scratches on the rear passenger side of the trailer.

    The Tucson Department of Transportation was told about the damage, reports stated.


    A student lost her $30 blue purse Feb. 19 at the Student Union Memorial Center, 1303 E. University Blvd., reports stated.

    The student told police she last saw the purse around 11:30 a.m. The student said she had gone to a meeting with some friends and said the purse had been between her feet during the meeting.

    The student said there were about 30 people at the meeting and said when she left, she forgot to grab her purse.

    The student told police that her keys, a credit card, her toothbrush and her driver’s license had been in the purse.

    Police advised the student to check the garbage cans around the SUMC for her purse and told her to cancel her credit card.

    Police have no suspects or witnesses, reports stated.


    Police found a set of keys Wednesday afternoon at Main Gate Parking Garage, 815 E. Second St., reports stated.

    There were no identifying marks on the keys, and police could not determine who the owner was.

    The keys were put into property for safekeeping, reports stated.


    A UA employee found a black coin bag attached to a key ring Tuesday afternoon at Centennial Hall, 1020 E. University Blvd., reports stated.

    The owner could not be found.

    The coin bag was placed into property for safekeeping, reports stated.


    A woman was pulled over Feb. 20 at East Sixth Street and North Olsen Street regarding an incident that happened Feb. 14, reports stated.

    The car the woman was driving was believed to be involved in a Tucson Police Department case.

    The woman said she was not the owner of the car and said she had borrowed it to run some errands.

    The woman allowed police to search the car and no contraband was found.

    The woman gave police the phone number of the owner of the car. The woman said the owner’s phone was disconnected, but said her phone should be turned on in a couple of days, reports stated.


    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 http://www.uapd.arizona.edu.

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