Police respond to vehicle crash, theft
Police and fire officials responded to reports of a vehicle crash, theft and possible fire over the past two weeks. (File Photo/The Diamondback)
Police and fire officials responded to reports of a vehicle crash, theft and possible fire over the past two weeks.
Police responded to the area near Preinkert Drive and Mowatt Lane for a crash involving a student police auxiliary vehicle on Saturday, Feb. 1, police spokesperson Sgt. Rosanne Hoaas wrote in an email.
The driver, a student police auxiliary member, backed into another car. There were no injuries, but the vehicle that was hit sustained minor damage. The student police auxiliary vehicle was not damaged.
Police responded to Commons 2 for a theft report at about 2:40 a.m. on Feb. 1. A male with no affiliation to this university reported to police that his wallet went missing between 2:15 a.m. and 2:30 a.m., Hoaas wrote.
The male’s bank notified him of a fraudulent charge on his credit card.
The case is open.
The Prince George’s County fire department responded to Baltimore Hall Saturday at about 9:20 p.m., after people reported smelling gas and seeing smoke in the hallway, department spokesperson Michael Yourishin said. Occupants evacuated the building.
Firefighters responded but did not find the source, and concluded it was a false alarm, Yourishin said.
Officials issued an all-clear for the area at about 10 p.m.