Posted Thursday, December 19, 2013 --- 10:20 a.m.
Police say a UW-Platteville student broke into a university building and accessed several professors' computer data.
UW-Platteville officers say 21-year-old Neel Patel broke into Gardner Hall on December 12th.
Patel appeared in court December 18th. He faces the following charges:
-One count of burglary
-One count of possession of burglarious tools
-One count of theft
-One count of criminal damage to property
-One count of computer crime – modify data
-Eight counts of computer crime – access data
The case remains under investigation.