CRIME ALERT: Lock it or lose it

Gord Bacon

Campus Community Police are asking student’s to keep their eyes peeled after a series of thefts throughout campus.

Police recommend students and staff double check their locks and keep their valuables out of sight after five vehicles fell pray to thieves and vandals near Alumni Hall in Parking Lot Y on Monday, Jan. 16. Several more vehicles were also targeted under The Ambassador Bridge in Parking Lot B on Friday, Jan. 20.

According to Campus Police, a lone male was spotted in the area at the time’s in question. He is described as being 5′-10” and was wearing a blue hooded jacket and blue jeans.

The St. Denis Centre has also been experiencing ongoing issues with thefts in the men’s locker room over the past few weeks.

Police advise patrons to not leave valuables, wallets or cellphones in lockers if at all possible. Students and staff should report any suspicious activity to campus ext. 911 immediately.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Campus Community Police investigators at (519) 253-3000 ext. 1234 or anonymously, Crime Stoppers at 258-TIPS (258-8477) or 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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