A U. of I. student reported that his backpack had been stolen around 12:40 a.m. Thursday outside Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana. The student left his backpack unattended while visiting with friends, who eventually saw a man walking away with the backpack. The backpack contained various electronic items with a total estimated value of $570.
A U. of I. employee reported Wednesday that someone had painted graffiti in a stairwell at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana. The graffiti contained a racially offensive term. It is not known when the damage occurred, and the graffiti has since been painted over by staff.
A U. of I. student reported that his bicycle had been stolen between 8-8:50 a.m. Wednesday from Altgeld Hall, 1409 W. Green St., Urbana. The bicycle, which has an estimated value of $320, was locked to a rack.