Skulduggery of the week: Into The Woods
At 10:19 p.m., a thief stole a silver Lexus SUV while its owner was unloading groceries in the 3400 block of Gillon Avenue. The boyfriend of the vehicle’s owner began searching for it, eventually tracking it to where Gillon dead-ends at the Katy Trail, where the larcenist fled on foot into the woods. Another officer detained someone matching the suspect description near the intersection of Knox and Travis streets, but the Lexus owner couldn’t identify him. Nothing was stolen from inside the vehicle.
At 10:47 a.m., Todd K. Schmigel, 45, of Duncanville was arrested in the 4400 block of Beverly Drive on a charge of possession of marijuana.
At 11:45 p.m., Edward Lee Wilson, 36, of The Colony was arrested in the 3400 block of Drexel Drive on a public intoxication charge.
At 4:30 p.m., an officer was transporting a stray bulldog captured in the 3900 block of Potomac Avenue to a Dallas animal clinic for confinement in a white 2013 Dodge pickup when the dog bit several chunks out of the fiberglass camper top, as well as destroyed the wiring that powered the emergency lights.
At 1:25 a.m., Ashley Renae Nunez, 28, of Cedar Hill was arrested in the 4000 block of Oak Lawn Avenue on a charge of possession of marijuana.
Between 10 a.m. and noon, a thief stole a rented silver 2014 Volkswagen Passat from a carport in the 3900 block of Euclid Avenue.
At 6 a.m., George Luis Salgado, 20, of Rosharon was arrested in the 4100 block of Lomo Alto Drive on a charge of public intoxication by a minor.
Between April 27 and May 4, a thief stole a $300 Trek boys bicycle from a detached carport in the 4100 block of Grassmere Lane.
Between 11:15 p.m. on May 5 and 12:15 a.m. on May 6, a burglar broke into a silver 2001 Honda in the 6400 block of North Central Expressway and stole a $1,500 Canon digital camera and $200 in cash.
Between 2 and 5:30 a.m., a thief stole four tires and rims, valued at $1,700, from a black 2015 GMC Yukon in the 2900 block of Rosedale Avenue.
Between 11 and 11:15 a.m., a pickpocket stole a purse containing $300 in cash from someone at the Miracle Mile shopping center.
At 12:40 p.m., a thief stole a $200 iPhone from behind the counter of a store at Snider Plaza.
At 4:56 p.m., a burglar broke into a silver 2009 Lexus sedan in the2600 block of Westminster Avenue and stole a $2,100 MacBook Pro laptop computer, a $1,400 Louis Vuitton purse, a $300 iPhone, a $40 Kate Spade wallet, and a $15 bag.
Between 8 p.m. on May 7 and 7:19 on May 8, a thief stole four tires and rims from a silver 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe in the 3000 block of Hanover Street. During the same time frame, a miscreant took four tires and rims from a silver 2015 GMC Yukon in the 4000 block of Hanover, and from a black 2015 Yukon in the 4500 block of Stanhope Drive.
At 12:16 a.m., a shoplifter stole $41 worth of Matrix Biolage hair-treatment products from the CVS store at Park Cities Plaza.
Between 2:10 and 2:24 p.m., a burglar stole a $40 Coach purse containing $250 worth of cosmetics and $40 in cash from a black 2013 GMC Yukon at University Park United Methodist Church.
Between 3 and 11 p.m., a burglar broke into a red 1995 Nissan in the 6400 block of North Central Expressway and stole a stereo.