Incident blotter: Fire alarm at Moe’s, Carbon monoxide alarm in Blitman

Information provided by Public Safety Investigator Terrance Burns

Tuesday, September 17

• Stacwyck Apartments

Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation was received. Alarm was caused by cooking smoke in first floor kitchen area. Reset by TFD.

 

Wednesday, September 18

• Russell Sage Dining Hall

Larceny: Caller stated that unknown person stole caller’s iPhone. Larceny report filed.

• Cogswell Laboratory Parking Lot

Automobile Accident: Caller stated that vehicle struck another parked vehicle. Sergeant responded to file report. Parked vehicle was parked in fire lane. Ticket was issued.

 

Thursday, September 19

• Commons Dining Hall

Medical: Caller reported student with severe nose bleed. Subject was conscious, alert, and breathing. TFD responded to assist subject.

• Blitman Residence Hall

Fire Alarm: Alarm caused by detection of carbon monoxide. Alarm panel showed that detector was in first floor hallway. TFD responded and notified National Grid. National Grid was on scene and reported that all appeared to be normal.

 

Friday, September 20

• E-Complex

Fire Alarm: Rensselaer County 911 was called. Alarm was caused by cooking smoke.

• Beman Lane

Automobile Accident: Caller stated that unknown vehicle hit caller’s 2011 Toyota Prius and left scene of incident. Vehicle was parked in area of Beman Lane.

• Anderson Athletic Field

Injury: While playing soccer, subject was inadvertently struck in head with an elbow. Rensselaer County 911 called and RPIA was dispatched. Subject transported to Samaritan via RPIA. DOSO notified.

• Off-campus Location

Burglary: Caller reported that caller’s apartment had been broken into. Officers responded. TPD was notified. Scene was handed over to TPD.

 

Saturday, September 21

• Sage Avenue

Injury: While on patrol, an officer noticed that RPIA crew was en route to residence. Upon officer’s arrival, officer learned that subject had fallen and had head

injury. Subject was transported to Samaritan. Officer completed follow-up at Samaritan.

• Rensselaer Apartment Housing Projects

Fire Alarm: Fire alarm activation was received for Albright Court. Apartment next door was indicated on alarm panel. Cause for alarm was unknown. Reset by TFD. Fire report filed.

• Crockett Hall

Larceny: Caller stated that unknown person took caller’s bike. Bike was secured to bike rack outside of Crockett Hall. Bike was secured with combination lock.

 

Sunday, September 22

• Off-campus Location

Fire Alarm: Caller stated that fire alarm was activated at Moe’s Southwest Grill. No alarm was received at DPS. Officers and TFD notified. Building was evacuated and officers checked fire panel, which stated that building was in “normal” condition. Alarm was caused by an employee, who was cleaning grill. FLS notified.

 

Monday, September 23

• Nason Hall

Fire alarm activation was received. Alarm was caused by cooking smoke. Reset by TFD.

• Gurley Building

Automobile Accident: Caller stated that unknown person struck RPI vehicle belonging to EH&S in parking lot. Report filed.