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Police Beat: On-campus paraphernalia, stolen golf cart, Baker Act, and more paraphernalia

March 19, 2020

By Blake Bowen Staff writer & Police Beat Reporter A student housing employee requested an officer standby at Osprey Hall on Tuesday, Mar. 10. Officers found contraband, and the subject tested positive...

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Police Beat: Lost/found husband, a skunk-like smell, Jehovah’s Witnesses

March 13, 2020

By Blake Bowen Staff Writer & Police Beat Reporter UPD was called to Alico Arena after a woman reported her husband, who had dementia, was missing on Saturday, Feb. 29. Officers canvased the area and...

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Police Beat feb. 7-14

February 27, 2020

By Blake Bown Staff Writer A report was filed to UPD that sounds similar to fireworks were heard in North Lake Village on Friday, Feb. 7. Officials responded, and after searching the area were unable to...

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Police Beat: Possible heart attack(?), fake IDs, and burnt popcorn

February 14, 2020

By Blake Bowen Staff Writer A crash was reported by UPD at South Village Blvd. and FGCU South Bridge Loop Road on Feb. 1. A tow truck was called to tow away one of the vehicles involved, but no injuries...

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Police Beat: toy gun scare, stolen laundry, and a parking garage fall

February 6, 2020

Information from UPD's weekly press report. On Friday, Jan. 24, a student reported seeing a man in the bed of a pickup truck possibly holding a handgun. Officers responded and found he was in possession...

Hunting for a Cure Focuses on its ‘Why’ to keep Momentum

December 26, 2019

By Blake Bowen Contributing Writer Courtney Satkoski, a professor a Florida Gulf Coast University, and her team at Hunting for a Cure keep small pictures of the boys affected by Hunter Syndrome in various...

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