At approximately 9:25 a.m. Thursday morning, a student’s laptop was stolen from her New South dorm room, according to a DPS public safety alert. At 9:15 a.m. the student’s roommate left the room. Roughly ten minutes later, the student heard someone enter the room while she was sleeping and assumed it was her roommate. At 9:30 a.m., when her roommate actually returned, the student awoke to discover that her laptop was missing.
According to the public safety alert, entry was made through an unlocked door. At 1:00 p.m. the student reported that the laptop was missing to DPS.
DPS requests that anyone who has information regarding this incident, or who noticed any suspects before or after the incident, to contact them immediately at (202) 687-4343.