Police Briefs

Matthew Artz
Tuesday October 08, 2002

n Assault with deadly weapon 

Police arrested Jonathan Bagget, 19, in connection with two assaults on fraternity brothers at approximately 12:40 a.m. on the 2300 block of Piedmont Avenue Sunday. According to police, Bagget then threw an unopened beer can at the victim. The can struck the victim on his nose, causing the victim to fall. The victim’s fraternity brother then chased Bagget. However, Bagget found a shovel laying on the street and hit the other fraternity member on his left arm. Neither victim sustained a serious injury. Bagget was leaving a fraternity party where he was drinking, police say, which is in violation of a current UC Berkeley moratorium on serving alcohol at fraternity parties. 


n Armed Robbery 

A liquor store on the 1400 block of San Pablo Avenue was robbed at gun point at about 2:05 p.m. Friday. According to police the suspect brandished a black semi automatic handgun and told the clerk to open the register. The clerk complied and the suspect made off with approximately $450.