On Tuesday, a U. of I. employee reported that someone had stolen an outdoor potted plant from the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, 1206 W. Gregory Drive, Urbana. A review of security camera footage showed that the theft occurred at 11:50 p.m. Sept. 17. An estimated value of the stolen plant was not available.
A U. of I. employee reported that his vehicle had been damaged between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of McKinley Health Center, 1109 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Someone had scratched a word onto the tailgate of the employee’s pickup truck. The estimated cost to repair the damage is $500.