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UI Releases Crime Alert Regarding Two Sexual Assaults
Murphy
9-15-14

The University of Iowa released a Crime Alert Monday morning, informing the University community of two sexual assaults that had taken place over the previous 48 hours.

The first assault was reported to UI Police at Kinnick Stadium by a non-student on Saturday. The victim said she was inappropriately touched by a blonde
Ames Man Arrested on Burglary Charge
Murphy
9-15-14

An Ames man who broke into an apartment and attempted to fight its occupants was arrested on Saturday night on burglary charges.

Mason Sury of Ames broke into an apartment on South Gilbert Street just before 7:30 Saturday night. Sury had been in a neighboring apartment when an unknown issue caused him to become upset and enter the
Multiple Burglaries, Harassment, Leads to Arrest of Iowa City Man
Murphy
9-15-14

Iowa City Police arrested a man who was seen breaking into numerous cars on South Johnson Street.

20-year old Sanat Divekar of Myrtle Avenue was witnessed breaking into several cars near the 400 block of South Johnson Street just after 4:00 pm Saturday. The witness identified Divekar as the alleged burglar,
Parts of English-Philosophy Building Closed Due to Mold
Lang
9-15-14

Portions of the English-Philosophy Building could be closed for up to five weeks after mold was found in an area used primarily by teaching assistants.

University of Iowa Facilities Management says air samples taken from the west wing of the building have tested positive for several types of mold.  Among the areas
IC Woman Charged with Keeping Drugs Near Child
Lang
9-15-14

Allegedly keeping an assortment of drugs near her minor child has lead to an Iowa City woman’s arrest. Iowa City Police and the Johnson County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant on the Amber Lane residence of 40-year-old Tracy Lynn Mennenga just before 2pm on June 17th. Investigators recovered marijuana, LSD, MDMA and
Loud Music Dispute Leads to Arrest at Kinnick
Lang
9-15-14

A dispute over loud music has lead to the arrest of a Hawkeye football fan.

University of Iowa Police were called to Lot 43 near Evashevski Drive just before 1pm Saturday. The alleged victim told police that 50-year-old Jeffrey Paul Happel of Cedar Rapids had asked him to turn the music down at his neighboring tailgate party.
JoCo Supervisors to Host Courthouse Annex Forum in Lone Tree Today
Lang
9-15-14

The Johnson County Board of Supervisors will host a public meeting to share information and answer questions about a proposed Johnson County Courthouse annex and bond referendum.

Supervisors John Etheredge and Pat Harney are scheduled to be in attendance at tonight’s meeting, which is set for 6:30-8pm at
Twenty Arrests Made by UI Police on Iowa State Gameday
Murphy
9-14-14

University of Iowa police arrested 20 people related to game day events on Saturday, and issued 20 citations. While both totals are season highs, it is well down from the 2012 Iowa-Iowa State gameday. 2012 saw 130 citations given and 21 arrests made.

Of the citations, 12 were for having an open container in public, and
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