At 8:45 p.m. Friday near Sixth Street and Peabody Avenue, Champaign, Ian M. Friedenberger, 19, of Aurora, Illinois, was issued a state of Illinois notice to appear in court for possession of a controlled substance. Police initially stopped Friedenberger because he was walking in the street. Friedenberger admitted he had taken drugs, and police found LSD in his backpack.
Jimmie A. Seals, 63, of Savoy, Illinois, was arrested at 5:32 a.m. Saturday in the 1100 block of West Gregory Drive, Urbana, on a Peoria County, Illinois, warrant for failure to appear in court. Police initially stopped Seals’ vehicle because a license plate check revealed the outstanding warrant.
A U. of I. student reported that his backpack had been stolen around 5 p.m. Sunday outside the Illini Union Bookstore, 809 S. Wright St., Champaign. The backpack and its contents, which have a total estimated value of $450, were left unattended on the sidewalk.
Skyler E. Barnard, 20, of Hoopeston, Illinois, was arrested at 5:46 a.m. Sunday in the 1300 block of West Gregory Drive, Urbana, on a Champaign County warrant for failure to appear in court. Police initially were called to check on Barnard, who was asleep in the grass.
A U. of I. student reported that a $610 cellphone had been stolen from his room at Trelease Hall, 901 College Court, Urbana, between April 28 and Wednesday. The student discovered as he was moving out of the room that the phone had been stolen from a desk drawer.