Lightsand Sirens The police department responded to 471 incidents in the week of August 31, 2008 to September 6, 2008. The following is a brief summary of
Theft, 9/03/2008, 2200 blk 123rd Avenue Ne
A theft report is under investigation after an 18-year-old male took the victim’s purse and fled. The 18-year-old suspect asked to use the victim’s cellular phone. After returning the phone to the victim, the victim placed her purse on the ground. The suspect then grabbed the purse and fled on foot. The suspect discarded the purse and wallet after removing the money. Witnesses located the suspect and the suspect returned only a portion of the money taken. The case is under investigation.
Possession Stolen Property/Eluding, 9/04/2008, 12400 blk N Lakeshore Drive
A 23-year-old male was booked into jail on possession of stolen property, eluding, possession stolen vehicle, and felony warrant charges. While on patrol, an officer observed a vehicle with an attached license plate that did not match the car. Officers attempted to stop the vehicle and a short pursuit ensued. Officers terminated the pursuit and a short time later the male was seen by a witness fleeing the car on foot. Officers requested K-9 assistance from another police department. K-9 and officers were able to locate the male and he was placed into custody.
Burglary, 9/05/08, 2800 blk Hartford Drive
An informational report was taken when an onsite security officer heard the gate open. The security officer witnessed a van pull into the parking lot, turn around, and leave. The gate’s lock was cut but nothing was taken.