Collision with injury
A motor vehicle accident with injury occurred in the freshman parking lot on Monday, April 20, at 11:17 a.m. Both drivers were female commuter students. Public Safety officers responded to the call and met the drivers of each vehicle. The driver of the first vehicle struck the second after reportedly having put the car in reverse. No physical damage to either of the cars was noted, but both drivers sustained minor injuries. The Lawrence Township Police (LTPD) were contacted before Public Safety arrived.
Robbery gone awry
A male resident student was assaulted outside of Daly’s Dining Hall on Tuesday, April 21, at 1:51 a.m. The student was on his way to the Diner from the Pub when he noticed he was being followed. As the student reached Daly’s, the suspect caught up to him and stole an item that was part of a school project. The suspect ran away, but tripped and fell, breaking the item. The suspect then continued running. The cost of the item is unknown. The suspect is a male commuter and an acquaintance of the student.
Public Safety officers responded to a reported alcohol violation in Kroner Hall on Saturday, April 25, at 1:19 a.m. The complainant observed a person leaning over a toilet in a men’s bathroom. The person didn’t have his ID and admitted to consuming alcohol. Public Safety officers confirmed that he was an underage resident. Officers felt medical attention was necessary and called an ambulance. The male was taken to the hospital. The student was cited by the LTPD and Rider University for underage drinking.
Public Safety wishes everyone a safe and happy summer.