This week’s crime report: fraud, word wars and tree damage

Nov. 17

Ride and ditch – Rialto Theater

A non-Georgia State individual was arrested for disorderly conduct and theft of services after leaving and refusing to pay his taxi fare. He was later released on a copy of charges.

Nov. 17

A mistaken identity- University Commons

After further investigation a female Georgia State student learned she provided her bank account information to someone she believed was her bank, but they weren’t. A report was filed for identity fraud.

Nov. 18

Staff members robbed – Andrew Young and Rialto Theater

A report was filed for theft by a female Georgia State Staff member who left her laptop unattended in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies. An additional staff member filed a report for theft in the Rialto Theater for a bag she left behind. Both cases are being handled by investigations.

Nov. 19

War of the words – University Commons

Two or more people were engaged in a verbal confrontation, resulting in Georgia State officers having to halt the hostility. After the intervention there was no further incident.

Nov. 20

Weed and a warrant don’t mix – 15 Peachtree St. Parking Garage SW (Five Points)

A non-Georgia State person was arrested, processed and transported to Fulton County Jail for possessing marijuana and an outstanding warrant.

Nov. 21

Disrespecting the environment- Hurt Park

A Georgia State staff member was said to have damaged a tree. A report was filled for unlawful property damage.