University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Police Report

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At 1 p.m. Monday, metal ducts valued at $300 were stolen from the dock area of the Nick Holonyak Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory, 208 N. Wright St., Urbana. The ducts were later located at a local recycling facility. Police continue to investigate.

It was reported at 4:20 p.m. Tuesday that a wallet containing $220 and a credit card was stolen and the card later was used to purchase cigarettes at a convenience store in the 500 block of East Green Street, Champaign. The victim initially thought he misplaced the wallet in a friend’s vehicle but later realized it was stolen after he saw the fraudulent transaction. 

A vehicle parked in the 600 block of East Green St., Champaign, was stolen at 7:33 p.m. Tuesday. The victim left the vehicle unlocked and running while he went to pick up a food order at a nearby fast-food restaurant. The vehicle contained a laptop computer and a backpack valued at $370.


Please note: Those arrested are presumed innocent until proved guilty, and formal charges may change as cases are adjudicated. For more information about the incidents listed here, please contact the U. of I. Police Department at 217-333-1216 or