Suspect on the Loose

A round up of this week’s crime across the FSU campus

Medical Alert

On Sept. 9 at 8:35 a.m., EMS were called to the Allied Health Building for a subject experiencing seizures. The subject was transported to the Mecosta County Hospital.

Hit and Run

On Sept. 9 at 5:35 p.m., a subject reported that their vehicle had been struck while parked in Lot 57. No suspects.

Cigarette Burn

On Sept. 8 at 4:30 p.m., a subject reported his car damaged in Lot 5. There was a cigarette on the hood of the car causing damage. No suspects. Please contact DPS if you have any information.

Skipping Court

On Sept. 8 at 7:30 p.m., officers served an arrest warrant on a subject for failure to appear in court. The subject is lodged in the Mecosta County Jail.

No Trespassing

On Sept. 4 at 9:55 p.m., officers found several subjects at the Top Taggart Field. The subjects thought they could play on the field after hours. Subjects were asked to leave.

Partying by the River

On Sept. 7 at 5:25 p.m., officers responded to the area of the Muskegon River near St. Paul. There was a large group yelling and screaming. Upon arrival,3 officers found a large group of people. Officers advised that alcohol was prohibited by the river and asked the group to leave. The people cleaned up and cooperated.

MDOP complaint

On Sept. 5 at 6:00 p.m., officers called to Lot 28 on a MDOP (Malicious Destruction of Property) complaint. Subject found their gas cap door open. The mirrors were pushed in, and mud was on the back of their vehicle. No suspects.


On Sept. 5 at 11:17 p.m., officers were sent on a check of well-being complaint near Pickell Drive. A female was found intoxicated. The subject was issued an appearance ticket for MIP (Minor in Possession).

Suspect Flee

On Sept. 3 at 4:00 p.m., a subject came into DPS and reported that he had been threatened with a box cutter knife near the Wink Arena. He bumped into the subject accidentally and words were exchanged. The other subject pulled out a box cutter knife and swung at the subject. The subject struck the other subject in the stomach and his face with his fist causing damage. The other subject with the box cutter knife then ran toward Lot 48. A crime awareness alert has been sent out. Anyone with information please contact DPS.

Watch Where You’re Going!

On Sept. 3 at 4:45 p.m., a subject was parked in Lot 17 during the day and when he returned he noticed his vehicle’s rear was damaged. Suspect was identified later and issued a citation for improper backing.

Impounded Vehicle

On Sept. 2 at 1:19 a.m., DPS officers stopped a vehicle for defective equipment. The subject was found driving with a suspended license. The vehicle was impounded and subject was issued an appearance ticket.

Ticket Totals

From Sept. 3 thru Sept. 9, public safety identified 614 violations. Each violator was ticketed for a total of $11,105. Actual amount depends on whether the ticket was paid, voided, or reduced. n