Press Release Number: 979
Incident Number: 13-000844
Release Date: 11/16/2013
Offense: Public drunkenness/disorderly conduct
|Maple 4B television lounge
Person(s) Charged or Referred
Summary of Events
On or about the above date and time University Police responded to the report of an unresponsive male being dragged down a corridor of floor 3B of Maple Manor and into the elevator car by several unknown individuals. Those individuals were located a short time later in the 4B television lounge. The male continued to be unresponsive and an ambulance was dispatched to that location. The subject was transported to a local hospital for evaluation. An investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact police at 570-662-4900.
UPDATE 11/22/2013 - The above listed individual had been charged with a single summary count each of public drunkenness and disorderly conduct for his actions in relation to this incident. He was also referred to the campus judicial officer for appropriate action. He is currently enrolled as a student here at the university.