Police Blotter — week of Feb. 1

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Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 at 4:01 PM
Police Blotter — week of Feb. 1 by The Spectator

Dec. 4, 2016University officers observed a vehicle jump the curb as it turned from Erie Street onto Meadville Street at approximately 2:32 a.m. The officers stopped the car and upon investigation determined that the driver was under the influence of alcohol, according to a police report. Daniel Gierlak Jr., 22, was charged with DUI and summary traffic offenses.

Dec. 6, 2016At approximately 1:46 a.m., Shannon Rauterkus, 21, was observed being assisted as she made her way across Lakefront parking lot. According to campus police, Rauterkus was also vomiting in the parking lot and was found to be under the influence of alcohol to such a degree that she could not care for herself. After being checked by EMS, Rauterkus was charged with public drunkenness.

Dec. 6, 2016A female student reported being assaulted by three unknown white men outside in the area of the human services building at approximately 9:30 p.m. The student was scratched on her wrist, according to campus police, before the individuals ran off. The victim refused to cooperate in an investigation and declined to follow through with charges.

Dec. 9, 2016Staff from Highlands 7 reported a possible underage drinking party in room 7352 at approximately 11:42 p.m. Upon arrival, officers found the occupants of the room to be under the influence and in possession of alcohol. According to campus police, the individuals admitted to each of the offenses. Tia Morouse, 20, Garrett Smead, 20, Sarah Clark, 19, Stephanie Foulk, 19, and Jeff Bish, 18 were each charged with underage drinking.

Dec. 10, 2016An individual was reportedly observed staggering near the Compton Hall parking lot at approximately 2 a.m. Upon further investigation, officers determined the individual was under the influence of alcohol. Being under the legal age of 21, Zachary Bennett, 19, was charged with underage drinking and public drunkenness.

Dec. 11, 2016At approximately 2:16 a.m., Nathan Wigton, 20, was reportedly observed stumbling through Lakefront parking lot. He was found to be under the influence of alcohol to such a degree that he could not care for himself. Being under the legal age of 21, Wigton was cited with underage drinking and public drunkenness. 

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