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  • Friday, May 25, 2018

    Nothing to report.

  • Thursday, May 24, 2018

    Nicholas A. Goszkowicz, 20, no address provided, was arrested at 7:52 a.m. Wednesday at Burrill Hall, 407 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, for trespassing on state-supported property. Police initially were called by a U. of I. employee who saw Goszkowicz, who previously had been issued a no-trespassing notice for U. of I. property, sleeping in the building.

    A U. of I. employee reported that video gaming equipment and a jacket had been stolen between Saturday and Tuesday from his residence at Trelease Hall, 901 College Court, Urbana. The room was left unattended and unlocked while renovations were occurring. The stolen items have a total estimated value of $680.

  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018

    Nothing to report. 

  • Tuesday, May 22, 2018

    Nothing to report.

  • Monday, May 21, 2018

    At 11:30 p.m. Thursday at Doris Kelly Christopher Hall, 904 W. Nevada St., Urbana, U. of I. employee Douglas H. Woodworth, 55, of Pesotum, Illinois, was issued a state of Illinois notice to appear in court for theft. Woodworth was identified as the person who minutes earlier had stolen a $100 bicycle from the Chez Center for Wounded Veterans in Higher Education, 908 W. Nevada St., Urbana.  

  • Friday, May 18, 2018

    James N. Smith, 37, of Rantoul, Illinois, was arrested at 11:59 a.m. Thursday in the 300 block of West Airport Road, Savoy, Illinois, on two Champaign County warrants for failure to appear in court. Smith was the passenger in a vehicle which initially was stopped after police received a report of disorderly behavior at an airport car rental business.

  • Thursday, May 17, 2018

    At 5:34 p.m. Wednesday on the Main Quad, Drew J. Bunyan, 30, of Urbana, was issued a state of Illinois notice to appear in court for trespassing on state-supported property. Police initially were called by someone who was alarmed by Bunyan’s repeated attempts to approach women. The responding officer recognized Bunyan and was aware that he previously had been issued a no-trespassing notice for U. of I. property.

  • Wednesday, May 16, 2018

    Nothing to report.

  • Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    Nothing to report.

  • Monday, May 14, 2018

    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.