crime

This is a wrapup of crime for Monday and Tuesday.

Attempted Theft

A male student reported the attempted theft of his 2017 Kawasaki motorcycle near Arbor Oaks apartments Sept. 2 at about 7 p.m., according to the UTA crime log.

The student found $250 worth of damage near the motorcycle’s ignition and surrounding areas, said UTA Police Capt. Mike McCord.

An investigation is ongoing, according to the crime log.

According to the Texas Penal Code, attempted theft of $2,500 or more but less than $30,000 is a state jail felony. A state jail felony is punishable by a jail term between 180 days and two years, a fine of up to $10,000 or both.

Harassment

A female student reported an alleged harassing communication by her ex-boyfriend near University Village apartments Sept. 3 at about 5:30 p.m., according to the UTA crime log.

An investigation is ongoing, according to the crime log.

According to the Texas Penal Code, harassment is a class B misdemeanor punishable by up to a $2,000 fine, up to 180 days in jail or both.

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