Textbooks stolen from UNF offices, campus police say


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A suspect took several textbooks from about 27 offices in a building at the University of North Florida, campus police reported last week.

According to a campus alert sent to students, faculty and staff, between 6 p.m. and 8 a.m. last Wednesday and Thursday a suspect entered the offices on the second and third floors of the Science and Engineering Building, rummaged through personal items and removed several textbooks.

A person of interest is described as a white man in his late 40s to early 50s, approximately 6 feet, 2 inches tall, with short gray hair, no facial hair or glasses, with a very pale complexion. The person of interest was last seen wearing a light colored button-up shirt with blue Dockers.

The alert said the campus community is reminded to secure personal belongings and keep office doors locked when out of the office or building.

Anyone with any information involving this incident or who sees any type of suspicious activity is asked to immediately call the University Police Department at 904-620-2800.