Stabbing of ub student causes terror in university heights – the spectrum

University Police have been patrolling South Campus more since the stabbing on Dec. Breast cancer symptoms pain in tamil 1. Aching chest pain Students living in the University Heights wish more Buffalo Police were patrolling the neighborhood.

The recent string of incidents in the University Heights neighborhood has left many students fearing for their lives. Mild chest pain left side The assault has intensified students’ pre-existing anxieties about high crime and danger in the Heights including:

After the stabbing, the university has increased its police presence, effectively doubling the number of police officers working on South Campus, according to UPD Chief of Police Gerald Schoenle. Chest pain due to cough He said hundreds of cameras have been recently installed on both North Campus and South Campus.


“It’s sad because it takes bad publicity for people to do anything,” Alex Chesley, a senior political science major said. Pain in left side of chest “Now all of a sudden people start caring about it.”

The victim, an architecture major who wishes to stay anonymous, was walking home from Hayes Hall at approximately 5:30 p.m. Chest pain left side women on Dec. Chest pains on left side that come and go 1 when the assault occurred. Pain in the chest and back The student was stabbed eight times across the street from her house on Lisbon Avenue and is currently recovering from the attack.

“I figured since it was around 5 [p.m.] and it’s like rush hour I’d be OK because there’s like a lot of people on the streets,” she said. Menopause and chest pain “It was beginning to get dark but there was like a ton of cars around so I figured I’d be OK and I got all the way to my side door and I had my keys out and I was like 30 seconds away from being inside my house and the guy came at me from the street side running.”

She was stabbed four times in the chest and four times in the back. Chest pain reasons She was discharged from Erie County Medical Center on Dec. Sharp pain in chest left side 4 but will not be returning to school for the rest of the month.

After the assailant fled the scene, the victim said she fell to the ground bleeding and screaming until her neighbors heard. Sharp chest pain anxiety When one of her neighbors heard her screams, he ran out of his house, held a towel to her wounds and called 911.

“But then he like didn’t stop and he advantaged me and I fell down and at that point he pulled out his knife. Left chest pain when coughing He tried to take my stuff but I didn’t want to be victimized so I kind of fought back and then he stabbed me,” she said.

She said her lungs collapsed in the hospital, so doctors had to insert tubes into her body to equalize the air inside and outside of her lungs while she struggled to breathe.

“The first night, Thursday I was in a lot of pain and they had to put me on meds but every day proceeding, I got 1000 times better,” she said. Can acid reflux cause chest pain on left side “So the next day I had to stay in bed all day and I was in a decent amount of pain but it wasn’t too bad and then the day after I felt a lot better too and I was able to get up and move around a little bit.”

“Honestly I feel like [my family and friends] have been more affected emotionally than I have,” she said. Pain in center of chest when breathing “A lot of people have talked to me about seeing a counselor and everything that’s available and I’m aware of all the counseling that’s available at UB for free but honestly right now I don’t feel like I need it, but I’m aware that it’s there for me in the future if I feel like it comes to that point.”

Korydon Smith, associate dean for Academic Affairs at UB’s School of Architecture, visited the victim in the hospital. Strong chest pain The victim said her professors, Campus Living, Judicial Affairs and UPD also visited her.

“We wanted to speak to her, make sure that she’s OK and to speak to her family and see if there’s any services she needed from the university. Lower back pain when breathing in deeply So we wanted to be the face of the university,” Schoenle said.

The victim has moved out of her house on Lisbon Avenue and is currently living with her grandmother. Stomach pain after eating spicy food Michael Koziej, senior associate director for Campus Living, spoke with the victim after the attack, offering her on-campus living spaces. Severe chest pain when coughing The victim said she will be moving into Clement Hall, located on UB’s South Campus this weekend.

The suspect is described as a black male, who is about 5-foot-4 inches tall wearing a camouflage jacket, according to the Buffalo Police report. Stomach pain drugs Police believe the suspect may be connected to the other robberies that have occurred in the neighborhood within the last month.

A UB student was robbed around 7 p.m. Gastritis and chest pain on Nov. Pain in upper left chest above breast 21 on LaSalle Avenue, which is roughly two blocks away from Lisbon Avenue. Left side chest pain anxiety An attempted knifepoint robbery occurred on Nov. Chest pain sternum 17 at approximately 12:30 p.m. Asthma chest pain relief in the Parker lot on South Campus. Chest pain tightness Two women were the targets of the attack. Anxiety chest pain relief UB sent out an alert after the incident.

“We never stop [patrolling],” Schoenle said. Chest pain and cough “We’re 24/7, 365 days a year. Stomach pain back pain nausea We’re always there. Back pain muscle relaxers Admittedly our staffing models change when there’s less call for service, less going on campus during the break but we’re there 24/7.”

“I wish the police though would take the actual violence happening on streets more seriously and worry less about college students partying,” said Joshua Brenner, a senior economics major.

“While you can’t have a police officer on every corner of course, we still need our students faculty and staff to be responsible for their own personal safety themselves but having said that it’s our job to do whatever we can to make them safe,” Schoenle said.

After the incident, UB Sub-Board I, Inc. Sharp chest pain when coughing expanded the hours of the Safety Shuttle, a van which drops off students who live in the University Heights. Sore chest pain The van ran from 8 p.m. Sore throat chest pain cough to 2 a.m. Back pain pressure points but will now operate until 4 a.m., according to Schoenle.

“Obviously, the goal is that we have no one be the victim of a crime but that’s not likely to happen but we want to do what we can to educate people for their own safety,” Schoenle said. Back pain left side under ribs “Sure we want to catch the individuals that did this crime, that’s a big priority but even more important there’s always the criminal element everywhere in society and we want to make sure we protect our students from a crime prevention perspective moving forward.”

Chesley feels Buffalo police in the Heights are “just for show” because they have come to his house after a call and “don’t do anything.” He said one time he called the police and they never came. Upper chest pain when breathing He feels UB should put forth more resources to stop the robberies and burglaries.

“You have a cop car just going down the street real quick,” he said but he can’t say he’s seen more police presence and he knows the answer to these incidents isn’t going to be easy. Chest pain and shortness of breath when lying down He thinks foot patrolling would be beneficial instead of “driving down the street real quick.”

Chesley is afraid after hearing about the stabbing and after being burglarized seven times since July. Chest pain shortness of breath He was robbed a week before the stabbing and feels like people can get away with anything.

Chesley lives on Winspear Avenue and said it’s worrisome the stabbings happened right behind his house. Stomach pain left side under ribs He said some people are even putting bars on windows because they find locking their doors isn’t enough.

“At what point do we have to build up a fortification around our houses just to worry about people not breaking in? Why is that something we have to even worry about? What do you want me to build a moat and a drawbridge? At some point, something has to be done,” Chesley said.

“I lived in the same house since sophomore year and I never felt bad,” Bautista said. Stabbing pain on left side of chest “I would sometimes walk home by myself at 3, 4 or 5 in the morning and I never felt an issue until this semester. Indigestion chest pain Now at all costs I try to avoid walking home or try to get a ride.”

Melissa Dell’Amore, a senior health and human services major, was in shock when she heard about the stabbing and never thought violence in the neighborhood would be this extreme.

Brenner lives on West Northrop Place and likes staying “blissfully unaware” of the stabbings. Pain in chest when swallowing He has talked with his roommates about getting pepper spray or “some sort” of weapon even though they aren’t pro-guns.

“It’s frightening to see such violence is happening so close to us,” Brenner said. Severe chest pain “It makes me not want to stay out late. Pain in chest when breathing in on left side I’ve been making sure I don’t walk home after dark. Chest tightness pain It’s even more troubling it’s happening in the daytime when we should feel safe and we’re not.”

He never feels safe especially since his house was broken into in October. Chest pain above left breast Even though he wishes the community has less violence, he feels the University Heights is a “great” place to live.

Students in the School of Architecture had a school-wide meeting on Dec. Menopause chest pain 3 where they discussed the incident and safety precautions to prevent future attacks. Light chest pain Omar Khan, department chair of the School of Architecture, Korydon Smith and UPD discussed the incident and how to be alert.

Both the victim and Bautista said the School of Architecture united after the incident. Chest pain at night when lying down Bautista said students are exchanging phone numbers and offering each other rides home to ensure they are safe.

“I guess I just learned that I’m super lucky to be part of the close-knit family of UB architecture and I’m so lucky to have the friends that I have and the family that I have because they have all been so supportive throughout this entire situation,” the victim said.

Roughly 200 UB students have been using safety devices to prevent muggings. Chest and shoulder pain left side The Sound Grenade and the ROBORanger, the world’s smallest personal safety alarm, designed by ROBOCOPP is documented to prevent dangerous situations. Ongoing chest pain Both can be attached to a keychain and deter attackers when sounded. Pain in left side of chest and shoulder The ROBORanger is a 130 decibel alarm with 24/7 connection to 911 response and the Sound Grenade is an ultra-compact 120 decibel alarm.

“I think something worse is going to happen,” Chesley said. Neck and shoulder pain left side “They still haven’t found the new guy. Sharp chest pain left side comes and goes Winter is coming up, kids are moving out, so mark my words there’s going to be a huge rash of break ins, like literally hundreds, not even lying to you when I say hundreds.”