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  • Friday, August 18, 2017

    Nothing to report.

  • Thursday, August 17, 2017

    David L. Robinson, 53, no address provided, was arrested at 10:11 a.m. Wednesday at Illinois Terminal, 45 E. University Ave., Champaign, for theft and an outstanding city of Champaign warrant for failure to appear in court. Robinson was identified on security camera video earlier that morning leaving the Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, with a backpack that had been reported stolen while unattended in a public area. The owner reported the backpack contained a laptop computer, cellphone, camera and a debit card.

    Angus D. Gardner, 47, of Urbana, was arrested at 2:06 a.m. Wednesday near Third and Healey streets, Champaign, for an outstanding city of Champaign warrant for failure to appear in court. Gardner initially was stopped for bicycling at night without a light.

  • Wednesday, August 16, 2017

    Aaron T. McCoy, 22, was arrested at 9:21 a.m. Tuesday at his apartment in the 1300 block of North Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, for theft. McCoy was identified on security camera video after he stole a bicycle with an estimated value of $135 at 8:40 a.m. from a rack near the Coordinated Science Lab, 1308 W. Main St., Urbana.

    At 9:15 p.m. Monday, it was reported that a U. of I. student had been receiving unwanted electronic messages from someone with whom the student had previously been in a relationship

  • Tuesday, August 15, 2017

    A U. of I. graduate student reported that his bicycle tire had been stolen between 2-3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Activities and Recreation Center, 201 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign. The tire has an estimated value of $80.

    A U. of I. employee reported that her bicycle tire had been stolen Monday at the Coordinated Science Laboratory, 1308 W. Main St., Urbana. After reviewing video from security cameras, police determined that someone took the wheel, which has an estimated value of $100, from the locked bicycle at 2:29 p.m.

  • Monday, August 14, 2017

    A U. of I. graduate student reported that someone had entered her locked office between midnight Thursday and 10 a.m. Friday at the Transportation Building, 104 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana, and used information saved on an internet browser to make unauthorized purchases of gift cards totaling $800.

    A U. of I. student reported that his bicycle had been stolen between 7 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. Friday from Illinois Street Residence Halls, 1010 W. Illinois St., Urbana. The bicycle, which has an estimated value of $100, was locked to a rack.

  • Friday, August 11, 2017

    Nothing to report.

  • Thursday, August 10, 2017

    William F. Mauricio, 34, of Champaign, was arrested at 11:13 p.m. Wednesday near First Street and Armory Avenue, Champaign, for driving under the influence of alcohol, leaving the scene of an accident and driving with a revoked license. A witness called police to report an inoperable vehicle that had sustained significant damage. Officers determined that, minutes earlier, Mauricio had driven off the road near the Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana, and caused significant damage to the grass, parking lot and a concrete planter.

    On July 18, a U. of I. employee reported that someone had made unauthorized charges totaling $3,644.78 to a university credit card between Oct. 1 and June 6.

  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017

    Nothing to report.

  • Tuesday, August 8, 2017

    U. of I. student Jeremy R. Marder, 22, of Urbana, was arrested at 10:07 p.m. Monday near Lincoln Avenue and Iowa Street, Urbana, for an outstanding Urbana warrant for failure to appear in court. Marder initially was stopped for bicycling at night without a light.

  • Monday, August 7, 2017

    A university employee and a graduate student reported that they each had their personal laptop computer stolen between 2:30-3 p.m. Friday from an office at Loomis Laboratory, 1110 W. Green St., Urbana. The computers have an estimated value of $500 each.

    At 10:06 a.m. Friday, an Avis employee reported that a rental vehicle had been stolen July 13 from the company’s Willard Airport office, 11 Airport Road, Savoy, Illinois. The vehicle, which has an estimated value of $21,667, was rented with a fraudulent credit card.