A U. of I. student reported that his two backpacks had been stolen between 8:40-9:15 p.m. Sunday at Wassaja Hall, 1202 S. First St., Champaign. The backpacks, which contained various electronics and clothing items with a total estimated value of $2,564, were left unattended in the residence hall lobby.
Austin D. Kibler, 21, of Urbana, was arrested at 1:04 a.m. Saturday near University and Lincoln avenues, Urbana, for driving under the influence of alcohol and for failing to yield to a stopped emergency vehicle. Kibler initially was stopped because his vehicle nearly struck a police car engaged in a traffic stop, and an officer saw him holding a can of beer.
A U. of I. student reported that a package had been stolen between 6:45-11 p.m. Wednesday from the package room of her apartment complex at 700 S. Gregory Ave., Urbana. The student received a notification that the package, which has an estimated value of $116, had been delivered, but it was not there when she went to retrieve it.
An employee of Einstein Bros. Bagels in the Thomas M. Siebel Center for Computer Science, 201 N. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, reported that someone had stolen food overnight Thursday or Friday. The food was left within arm’s reach of the pulldown security gate after the business closed on Thursday. The estimated value of the stolen items is $22.
A U. of I. student reported that his bicycle had been stolen overnight Thursday or Friday from Hopkins Hall, 1208 S. First St., Champaign. The bicycle, which has an estimated value of $500, was locked to a rack.