Usually holiday weekends mean mayhem for police. On the campus of Duke University, police were dealing with some low blows. From the police log:
July 5, 2008
9:59 a.m. Duke Gardens. Larceny. An employee reported 150 gallons of gas were stolen.
July 6, 2008
8:54 p.m. Doris Duke Center. Larceny. An unknown male placed a flower pot inside his vehicle and drove away.
Also, at Duke Hospital North, a visitor demonstrates possibly one of the most abhorrent, not to mention dangerous, places for weapon storage:
July 3, 2008
10:02 p.m. Duke Hospital North. Weapon on campus. Security Officers at the entry screening area found a weapon in a diaper bag; the visitor was issued a state citation for same.