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UWPD seeks info in Union burglary, damage

October 1, 2010

UWPD is investigating a burglary to the Outdoor Rentals Office of the Memorial Union that occurred sometime between 6:30 p.m. Sept. 30 and 7 a.m. Oct. 1.

A window to the office was found broken, and several items that had been in the office were reported stolen. It is possible the suspect may have sustained a laceration during this crime as droplets of blood were found in the area. The suspect also wrote crude graffiti on a garage door and inside a sailboat. A small fire was also set outside the building. A Hoofers sailboard and a bike rack were found in the lake.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. Peter Grimyser at 262-7752, or remain anonymous and call the Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 266-6014.