Rash of slashed tires keeps Purdue Campus Police busy

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (January 24, 2016)– Purdue University Police are investigating 26 reports of slashed tires on campus early Sunday.

The incidents are believed to have occurred between 12:30 a.m. and 7:45 a.m.

Police got reports of 15 tires slashed in the north parking lot of Owen Residence Hall, and one vehicle also was scratched.

Another 10 tire-slashing incidents were reported in the 600 block of North Russell Street.

Campus police ask anyone who may have seen suspicious activity to call the Purdue Police Department at 765-494-8221 or call 1-800-78-CRIME  (1800-782-7463).

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