An attempted burglary on Farrish Circle was reported to University Police at 4:11 a.m. Sunday morning. According to a University wide email alert issued by interim University Police Chief Tim Longo, the incident took place at 2:58 a.m. at an off-Grounds housing location.
According to the email, the suspect attempted to enter the residence through a window but fled in an unknown direction after the victim turned a light on the suspect. No physical descriptors of the suspect were provided.
The incident is the first reported burglary of an off-Grounds student residence this semester.
Additional information regarding this incident should be reported to the University Police Department at 434-924-7166 or Crime Stoppers at 434-977-4000.