Police Beat

By Laura Ingalls

Arizona Daily Wildcat

The tires of four cars were slashed in university parking lots between 5 p.m. Tuesday and 4 a.m. Wednesday.

The owner of a 1995 Ford Mustang reported that four tires on her car were flat in a Zone 2 lot at East Seventh Street and North Cherry Avenue.

Another car owner found three tires were cut on her 1983 Mazda during roughly the same time period in a Zone 2 lot on East Seventh Street and North Highland Avenue. Two Jaguars at East Seventh Street and North Cherry Avenue also had slashed tires.

Police found all four vehicles had one-inch stabs to the tires.

Police have no suspects.


A female student reported receiving harassing phone calls and written messages at Sierra Residence Hall.

The victim told police she received several phone messages from people calling her derogatory names, between 5 a.m. Oct. 9 and 8:30 a.m. Oct. 14.

Also, someone wrote obscene and threatening messages, some with anti-religious sentiments, on the message board outside the vicitm's door.

The woman's former roommate told police the phone calls began before she moved out on Oct. 10. The victim also has an ongoing message board dialogue about religion with another hall resident, the former roommate said.


A $220 bicycle and its accessories were stolen between 8:20 a.m. and 11:55 a.m. Tuesday near the Education building.

The owner told police she locked her white Tunturi mens' mountain bicycle to a bicycle rack on the south side of the building. When she returned the bicycle and its lock were missing.


Someone stole a $100 bicycle from a rack near the Apache-Santa Cruz Residence Hall.

The owner said she locked her purple Huffy Targa women's bicycle to the rack about 2 p.m. Sunday. When she returned 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, the bicycle was gone but the lock was found intact.

Police Beat is compiled from official University of Arizona Police Department reports.

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