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Public Safety


Police log for Feb. 17, 2010

Someone was grabbed and hit at 10:48 p.m. Monday at 1301 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., according to Chapel Hill police reports.Someone broke a window and entered an abandoned building at 2:31 p.m. Monday at 412-D Caldwell St., according to Chapel Hill police reports. Damages to the window totaled $200, reports state.

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Police log for Feb. 16, 2010

Somebody stole a Game Boy and a Pokemon game at 12:34 p.m. Friday from the Inter-Faith Council for Social Service Community House, according to Chapel Hill police reports. The Gameboy was valued at $250 and the game at $35, reports state.

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Police log for Feb. 12, 2010

A 19-year-old Duke University student was cited at 7:35 p.m. Wednesday at 100 S. Columbia St. for blocking the intersection of Franklin and Columbia streets, according to Chapel Hill police reports.Ciaran Justice O’Connor was issued a citation for dancing in the road and blocking traffic. He awaits a March 16 court date, reports state.

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Police log for Feb. 11, 2010

A 57-year-old man was arrested for fraudulently obtaining property and identity theft around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at West Franklin Street and Church Street, according to Chapel Hill police reports. Johnnie Roosevelt Cooper was arrested based on five felony warrants, reports state. He was transported to Orange County Jail and held under a $5,000 secured bond, reports state.

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Body found near Southpoint

UPDATE 6:30 P.M. WEDNESDAY — Police said they believe the woman who was found dead on Interstate 40 near the Streets at Southpoint mall this morning had been in a wreck and then walked into traffic.

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Police log for Feb. 10, 2010

-Someone kicked in the front door of the apartment of several UNC students and stole more than $11,000 in valuables before 4 p.m. Monday at 902 E. Franklin St., according to Chapel Hill police reports.  Four iPods, $8,700 worth of jewelry, $1,500 in cash, three pocket knives collectively worth $150, one computer software item and one credit card were stolen, reports state.

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Police log for Feb. 8, 2010

Someone stole a student’s wrist bag and contents worth more than $200 between 12:10 a.m. and 2:30 a.m. Saturday at Players nightclub, according to Chapel Hill police reports. Among the items stolen were car keys, a driver’s license and a phone, reports state.

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Police log for Feb. 2

Someone stole the grips from and tampered with the seat of a bicycle between 6:10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday at 100 W. Rosemary St., according to Chapel Hill police reports.The person stole bike grips worth $10 and a bike water bottle worth $1, reports state.

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Police log for Feb. 1

A stray dog was reported at 213 Broad St. at 5:46 a.m. Thursday, according to Carrboro police reports.  Police found a black male dog attached to a grill by a chain. The dog had long black hair and was foaming at the mouth.  Police contacted animal control, reports state.

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Police log for Jan. 28, 2010

A 26-year-old Chapel Hill man was arrested on suspicion of embezzlement at 8:13 a.m. Tuesday at 1105 Highway 54 Bypass, according to Chapel Hill police reports. Ryan George Evans was arrested at his residence and taken to the Chapel Hill Police Department for processing. He was released on a written promise to appear in court.

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Police log for Jan. 27, 2010

Someone damaged a water pipe between 11 p.m. Saturday and 11:57 a.m. Sunday at 326 Lindsay St., according to Chapel Hill police reports. Damage to the water pipe was estimated at $50, reports state.People complained of loud guests in a hotel room at The Franklin Hotel, located at 311 W. Franklin St., at 7:53 a.m. Sunday, according to Chapel Hill police reports.

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Police log for Jan. 25, 2010

Suspicious people were reported riding bicycles through a neighborhood at 7:56 p.m. Friday at 100 Kirkwood Drive, according to Chapel Hill police reports.Someone did $100 worth of damage to an aluminum column at 2:24 p.m. Friday at 1250 Ephesus Church Road, according to Chapel Hill police reports.

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Police log for Jan. 22, 2010

Someone reported Wednesday that a pair of earrings worth $4,125 was stolen between Nov. 3 and Dec. 25 from a home at 101 Hanover Place, according to Chapel Hill police reports.A student at Culbreth Middle School was assaulted by another student at 9:34 a.m. Wednesday, according to Chapel Hill police reports. The assault involved stealing a piece of jewelry worth $10, reports state.

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Police log for Jan. 21, 2010

Someone reported an assault with a knife at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday at 100 Forsyth Drive, according to Chapel Hill police reports. Someone punched a man in the mouth at 3:03 a.m. Wednesday at the 300 block of Mitchell Lane, according to Chapel Hill police reports.

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