Man arrested for outstanding warrant

An arrest, a theft and a couple of fender benders top the most recent police reports.

A man with an outstanding warrant was arrested by campus police at around 11:36 a.m. Oct. 30.

David Rester, 25, was arrested after campus police were called to the library to check on a man reported to be panhandling.

While running a check, it was discovered Rester had an outstanding warrant in Oklahoma County for a DWI.

Rester was placed under arrest and transported to the Oklahoma County Detention Facility.

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Theft, verbal harassment reported to campus police

Theft and harassment top the latest crime reports,

At approximately 5:03 p.m. on Oct. 21, OCCC student Ana Pulido, 22, reported she saw a
white male checking cars for unlocked doors in Parking Lot  A. Pulido said she saw the man
eventually take two canvas tool bags from a white Chevy Silverado owned by OCCC student
Joseph William, 29. The man who took the bags was driving an older model brown Chevy

Campus police said security footage of the area shows the suspect vehicle left campus
at 5:06 p.m.

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Stolen car, needle sticks reported to cops

One OCCC student is without wheels after his car was stolen from parking lot C at around 12:40 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25.

According to the report, Tyler Halbert, 18, said he arrived on campus around 9 a.m. in his 1997 red Honda Civic with white aftermarket wheels and red lug nuts. When he returned from class, the car was gone.

After reviewing security footage, Campus Police Officer Tim Harris was able to see two males, possibly Hispanic, arrive on campus in a four-door Honda Accord at 11:16 a.m.

According to the report, one of the men got out of his vehicle, entered the victim’s, and exited the parking lot at 11:23 driving Halbert’s car. The other suspect departed campus as well, taking a different route.


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Two thefts, unusual request top reports

This week’s crime report includes a stolen phone and wallet, a suspicious person, a request for syringes, and a stolen iPad.

A black leather wallet containing a number of credit cards and cash, along with a black Pantech cell phone were taken from an office located at 2N4 around 1:30 p.m. Sept. 15. Business and Economics Professor Michael Machiorlatti said the items were last seen in his personal division mailbox at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 9.

Machiorlatti’s said in an Oct. 1 email that his wallet was later found with the cash missing. After reviewing video surveillance, campus police were not able to identify a suspect.

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