MTU Thefts Investigated

An investigation continues into a series of stolen items on the campus of Michigan Tech in Houghton.  


Officials describe them as crimes of opportunity.


Several items were stolen from buildings on the campus of Michigan Tech.


Students reported that the items were taken between 11am and 4pm on Tuesday.


Cadwell said there were a total of five larcenies in two of the campus buildings.


Officers were able to locate one of the missing items—a backpack—that was left on the walking trail between the campus and the city of Houghton.


The investigation continues…but in the meantime…


Michigan Tech Public Safety and Police Services is asking that anyone who may have information on the thefts to please call 906-487-2216.