The following incidents were reported in the USC Dept. of Public Safety incident summary between Monday, April 23 and Tuesday, April 24.
Crimes against a person
at 1:06 a.m. on April 24, DPS officers responded to a non-USC female who reported that a suspect confronted her in the parking garage at 1207 27th St. and forcibly removed her purse, watch and necklace. The female sustained injuries to her head and mouth and was examined by an LAFD RA unit, but she declined transportation for medical treatment and was released at the scene. LAPD officers also responded and subsequently took over the investigation.
at 8:05 p.M. on April 23, a suspect approached a student who was walking on Figueroa Street and Jefferson Boulevard and grabbed her cellular phone from her hand. The suspect then fled on foot and disappeared from sight. DPS officers responded and conducted a search but were unable to locate the suspect.
Crimes against property
AT 4:59 a.m. on April 24, DPS officers responded to a report of a suspect trespassing on the sixth floor of Seeley G. Mudd Building and detained him for investigation. During questioning, the suspect claimed that he was a student, but a check of his name revealed that he was not currently registered. The suspect was then escorted out of the building and released after being advised against trespassing on university property.
at 10:42 p.m. on April 23, a student on 29th Street and Menlo Avenue was cited to Student Judicial Affairs and Community Standards for uncooperative and belligerent behavior with LAPD officers who issued him a citation for drinking in public.