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Graffiti reports at Kansas University
Kansas University police captured a bee suspected of spraying her "pollen" on a campus building.The costumed female threw yellow paint on the front of Watkins Home, 1540 Sunflower Road, a KU Public Safety Office report said.The alleged crime happened between 10:45 a.m. and 11:20 a.m. Tuesday, the report said. The graffiti damage was reported to police around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday."We found that person and they've been interviewed," said KU police Capt. Schuyler Bailey. "They were not arrested."Bailey said he wasn't sure why the suspect was dressed like a bee.The paint was power washed off the building, which is used by KU's School of Social Welfare for several programs. The stone building was built in 1937.On Monday, someone reported graffiti at Memorial Stadium. Police said an unknown suspect painted a mural on the side of the football stadium, at 11th and Maine Streets. The criminal damage occurred sometime before 11 p.m. Oct. 12, a police report said.