UMD police respond to theft, CDS violations

University of Maryland Police responded to reports of theft, CDS violations and an open container of alcohol in the past week, according to daily police logs.

Theft

University Police responded to three reports of bike thefts last week.

On Aug. 26, police responded to reported bike thefts at Mowatt Lane Garage and outside of Prince Frederick Hall. Another bike was reported stolen outside Frederick Hall on Aug. 27, police spokesperson Sgt. Rosanne Hoaas wrote.

Police are reviewing video of the thefts.  All three cases are active.

CDS violations

On Aug. 25, at about 3:30 a.m., University Police stopped a silver sedan near the intersection of Columbia Avenue and Calvert Road after a traffic infraction.

When speaking to the driver, the officer noticed the smell of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The driver admitted to possessing marijuana, Hoaas wrote.

After a search of the vehicle, the driver was arrested and charged with possession of 10 grams or more of marijuana, Hoaas wrote.

University Police also responded to Centreville Hall on Aug. 26 for a CDS violation after a resident assistant reported to police there was an odor of marijuana coming from one of the rooms, Hoaas wrote.

The officer spoke with the male student resident and another student, and the resident gave the officer a small amount of marijuana and paraphernalia, she wrote.

The incident was referred to the Office of Student Conduct. Both cases are closed.

Open container of alcohol

On Aug. 28, at about 12:15 a.m., an officer stopped a male student near Rhode Island Avenue and Calvert Road for holding an open container of alcohol, Hoaas wrote.

The officer wrote the student a civil citation, and the student was referred to the Office of Student Conduct, Hoaas wrote.

This case is closed.

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