Roommate scuffle leads to ER visit
Where: Alice Lloyd Residence Hall
When: Tuesday at about 8:30 p.m.
What: Two roommates were involved in a fight that resulted in one being arrested for assault and another being taken to the University Hospital emergency room, the Department of Public Safety reported. The incident is under investigation.
Patient kicks cop in groin
Where: University Hospital
When: Tuesday at about 1:30 p.m.
What: A 15-year-old patient at the University Hospital kicked a campus police officer in the groin, DPS reported. The officer was trying to restrain the patient after he threatened hospital staff members. The confrontation began when the mother of the patient was trying to remove her son from the hospital against medical advice.
At about 8:30 p.m., the mother assaulted a hospital security officer after she tried to remove her son again. The officer was treated for injuries sustained during the assault, and a warrant has been issued against the mother for aggravated assault.