Skulduggery of the Week: Bye, Bye Baby Goods
Between 2 p.m. on Feb. 22 and 8:45 a.m. on Feb. 23, a burglar broke into a black 2014 GMC Yukon in the 4600 block of Southern Avenue and stole a $20 toddler helmet, two $20 toddler lacrosse sticks, a $70 Razor scooter, a $150 City Select Baby Jogger Toddler Seat Attachment, a $650 City Select Baby Jogger Double Stroller, and a $700 UPPAbaby Cruz stroller.
Between 6 p.m. on Feb. 19 and 7 a.m. on Feb. 23, a thief entered into a house in the 3600 block of Lindenwood and stole a showerhead.
At 8:45 p.m., a resident of the 4600 block of Abbott Avenue reported a dog bite. The dog belonged to the resident.
At 2:25 a.m., Tyler Jones, 24, of Irving, was arrested in the 4200 Prescott Avenue on a charge of driving while intoxicated.
At 3:06 a.m., Jason Russel Akin, 28, of Mesquite, was arrested in the 4300 block of Versailles Avenue on a charge of driving while intoxicated.
Between 4:45 p.m. on Feb. 25 and 7:10 a.m. on Feb. 26, a thief entered a gray 2013 Mercedes GL450 and a gray 2008 GMC Yukon in the 3800 block of Beverly Drive and stole a $25 iPhone charger, $100 in clothing, and a $400 pair of prescription Ray Ban sunglasses.
Between noon on Feb. 24 and noon on Feb. 26, a thief entered a house in the 3500 block of Lindenwood Avenue and stole a $12,838 ladies sapphire ring.
At 3:13 a.m., Edgar Jesus Espinoza, 26, of Irving, was arrested in the 4100 block of McFarlin Boulevard on a charge of driving while intoxicated.
At midnight, the owner of a house under construction in the 2700 block of Milton Avenue, reported the home had been burgled between midnight on Feb. 19 and midnight on Feb. 20. The burglar stole more than $19,000 in kitchen appliances.
At 3:10 p.m., a resident of the 3800 block of Colgate Avenue reported the theft of property from the house between Jan. 1 and Feb. 24.
At 3:30 p.m., Matthew Lambert, 36, of Millsap, Texas, was arrested in the 6200 block of Hillcrest Avenue.
Between 7 p.m. on Feb. 25 and 7 a.m. on Feb. 26, a thief entered a white 2014 Land Rover Range Rover in the 4100 block of Stanhope Drive and stole two $200 Louis Vuitton wallets.
Between 2:45 p.m. on Feb. 25 and 8 a.m. on Feb. 26, a thief entered gray 2014 Lexus Gx 450 in the 4400 block of Windsor Parkway and stole a $300 Prada wallet, a $300 Tory Burch purse, and $325 in cash.
Between 12:01 and 7 a.m., a burglar broke into a black 2016 GMC Yukon in the 3500 block of Bryn Mawr Drive and stole the key to a black 2012 Lexus Gx 460. The scoundrel then stole the second vehicle, valued at $40,000, and was later recovered by Kaufman County police.
Between noon on Feb. 27 and 8:20 a.m. on Feb. 28, a burglar broke into a gray 1997 Toyota Land Cruiser and a white 2015 Jeep Wrangler in the 3500 block of Bryn Mawr Drive.
Between 6 p.m. on Feb. 26 and 9:30 a.m. on Feb. 28, a thief entered a black 2016 GMC Denali in the 3300 block of Greenbrier Drive and stole a 380 Glock 42 pistol, valued at $450.
Between 8:15 and 8:30 p.m., two vandals caused $28,000 in damage to a house in the 7000 block of Turtle Creek Boulevard. Jack Allen Knowles, 18, of Dallas, and a minor were arrested on a charge of criminal mischief.