The following incidents were reported in the USC Dept. of Public Safety incident report log between Thursday, Feb. 8, and Friday, Feb. 9. Crimes against propertyat 12:41 a.m. on Feb. 9, a suspect entered the carport area of 1229 37th Pl. and damaged the roof and hood area of the subject’s vehicle.At 11:06 p.m. on Feb. 8, a student left her briefcase and laptop computer unattended in the Elvon & Mabel Musick Law Building Library. When she returned, her briefcase and computer were gone.at 3:39 p.m. on Feb. 8, a suspect entered a victim’s unsecured residence at 2716 Menlo Ave. and removed a computer.at 2:16 p.m. on Feb. 8, a staff member reported damage to a university vehicle at the Center for Health Professions.At 2:15 p.m. on Feb. 8, a suspect entered an unsecured office in Stonier Hall and removed candy from a desk.Miscellaneous incidentsAt 1:25 A.m. on Feb. 9, a student was cited by LAPD for crossing against a “don’t walk” sign at Jefferson Avenue and Hoover Street.at 10:48 p.m. on Feb. 8, a student injured his knee while playing basketball in the Lyon Center. The student refused medical treatment and asked a friend to transport him to California Hospital for medical treatment.at 9:35 p.m. on Feb. 8, a student cut his finger on a door in the Ronald Tutor Campus Center when he opened it. He refused medical treatment and stated he would seek his own.at 8:25 p.m. on Feb. 8, a staff member was near the Blanche and Frank R. Seaver Student Residence Hall when he fell onto concrete while running across a patch of shrubbery, causing a minor injury to his arm. He refused medical treatment.at 7:16 p.m. on Feb. 8, a student at Dean Barlett Cromwell Field refused medical treatment after injuring his ankle. The student said he would seek medical treatment from the student health center on a later date.at 3:50 p.m. on Feb. 8, a staff member in Town & Gown was transported to California Hospital after complaining of severe knee pain.at 3:21 p.m. on Feb. 8, a DPS officer was injured while detaining a suspect in Burger King.at 10:43 a.m. on Feb. 8, a staff member in the Ronald Tutor Campus Center felt faint and light-headed and had trouble speaking. She refused transport to a hospital and said she would seek her own medical care.At 9:49 a.m. on Feb. 8, a staff member in the Waite Phillips Hall of Education received a threatening email, but discovered it was a prank. The subject was not desirous of a police report.at 9:12 a.m. on Feb. 8, DPS responded to a complaint about a stairwell door in the Keck Hospital of USC blocked with water bottles.
A 17-year-old vendor who on Friday appeared before Georgetown Magistrate Leron Daly charged with possession of cannabis told the court that he was holding the illegal substance for someone when he was caught by Police.The teen admitted to the charge which stated that on October 13, 2018, at James Street Albouystown, Georgetown, he was found with 0.5 grams of cannabis in his possession.After the charge was read to him, the teen, in his defence, told the court that the narcotics did not belong to him. “I was holding it for somebody,” he declared.He was nevertheless fined $3,000, and was ordered to do six months of community service at the Brickdam Police Station.