News Release

News and Public Information Office
Glos Center
Miami University
Oxford, Ohio 45056
(513) 529-7592
(513) 529-1950 fax

Crime Alert: Breaking and entering at Alumni Hall


Miami University police report that a male staff member told them that at approximately 11:19 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 13, he entered a basement room at Alumni Hall and encountered a male suspect with items near him that would indicate he was attempting to commit a theft.

The staff member questioned the suspect as to why he was in the room, and the suspect fled the room and the building on foot, leaving behind numerous items. No injuries were reported.

Suspect description:

- Heavy-set white male, possibly in his 40s, 5'8" to 5'9" tall, brown and graying hair, unshaven, wearing a dark winter coat, dirty jeans and a brown/gray golf cap

If you have information about this incident, please contact the MUPD at 513-529-2222.

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