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Press Release Details

Press Release Number: 361

Incident Number: 08-000144

Release Date: 5/15/2008

Offense: Conspiracy, Criminal mis, Inst. Vandalism, others

Grading: F-2

Date/Time Reported

Date Reported Time Reported Date From Date To
4/22/2008 9:30 PM 4/21/2008 4/22/2008


Location Time From Time To
North Hall Library/6th floor 9:00 PM 11:00 PM

Person(s) Charged or Referred

First Name Last Name Age Gender
Steven Mccartney 20 Male
David Zeigler 19 Male
Christopher Chase 19 Male

Summary of Events

On April 22, 2008 a report was received by the university police department about a vandalism and attempted break in at North Hall. Damage was done to the lock cylinder of a door and profanity was carved into a railing with a knife. Damages totaled $250.50. Following an investigation, McCartney, Zeigler and Chase were charged with conspiracy, criminal trespass, institutional vandalism, and criminal mischief. Mr Chase was also charged with library theft and receiving stolen property for allegedly taking a CD from the library.