An undergraduate student was reportedly assaulted while walking to the Alpha Delta Phi fraternity house on March 23 at approximately 4:20 a.m.
Two members of a group of four persons crossed the fraternity quad from the sidewalk between the Sigma Chi and Delta Upsilon fraternity houses and struck the victim several times in the face. The suspects then fled the scene and drove away in a car from Todd Lot.
The victim sought assistance at the ADP house and security was notified. The victim was treated and released from Strong Memorial Hospital for injuries to his eyes and head.
Associate Dean of Students Matthew Burns said that if the suspects were students, they will face stiff penalties.
“An appropriate range of penalities would range from removal from residence to expulsion from the university,” Burns said. “Acts of violence aren’t usually treated very softly by the [All Campus Judicial Council].”
“It was unproked,” President of ADP and sophomore Bijan Pajoohi said. “He had never seen them before.”
Anyone with information should contact security.
Illegal weapon found in room in TiernanSecurity officers patrolling campus on March 28 saw an illegal weapon hanging in a student’s room in Tiernan.
After contacting Residential Life, the room was searched and the weapon, “chuka sticks,” classified by New York State penal law as illegal, were located and confiscated by security.
The weapon was turned over to the Rochester Police Department, and the case has been referred to the Dean of Students’ Office and Residential Life for further review.
Stereo stolen from car in Valentine Lot.Sometime between March 24 and 27 an unidentified suspect entered a student’s car parked in Valentine Lot and stole the car stereo. The stereo has an estimated value of $500.
There was no visible sign of damage to the vehicle. The RPD was notified of the incident.
Bicycles stolen from around universityThree bicycles were stolen in separate incidents between March 28 at 6:45 p.m. and March 29 at 7:30 a.m. The bicycles, ranging in value from $100-$450, were taken from the south loop area at Strong Memorial Hospital, the Medical Research Building parking loop and the Robert C. Goergen Athletic Center.
All three bikes had been secured with locking devices.
Man arrested for trespassingJerry King Jr., 29 of Rochester, was arrested on campus on March 29 on trespassing charges.
King was found in the Edward G. Miner Library at Strong after he was previously warned not to be in the area.
King was taken into custody by the RPD for further processing.
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