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Sep. 30, 2013, 9:23 AM

On Sept. 28 at 9:30 a.m., students residing in two of the town homes of the Villages at Vanderbilt contacted Vanderbilt University Police Department to report that an unknown person entered at least two residences and stole items.

The town home doors were reported to have been left unlocked overnight.

One of the residents reported that at 6:30 a.m. they heard someone in their town home. A short time later the residents noticed items missing from the home. VUPD is investigating the incident.

There is no suspect description at this time.

If you have information about this or a similar incident, please contact VUPD at (615) 322-2745.

Risk Reduction Tips

  • Secure your valuables, record serial numbers or engrave expensive items with identifying information.
  • Always lock your door, even when just going next door.
  • Report lost or stolen residence keys immediately to your apartment manager or residence hall staff.
  • Report suspicious persons or activities to VUPD immediately.
  • In an emergency, dial 911 or use a blue light phone.

Contact: Vanderbilt University Police Department, (615) 322-2745