Skulduggery of the Week: Blown Away
At 6:10 p.m. on June 30, two thieves stole a $600 backpack blower from an employee of a resident in the 4300 block of Beverly Drive.
Between 8:40 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., a victim reported a $35,000 silver 2016 Audi AA4 stolen from Highland Park Village.
Between 8 a.m. on June 24 and 11 p.m. on June 27, a burglar broke into a silver 2013 Chevrolet Tahoe in the 3800 block of Maplewood Avenue and stole the third-row seat.
Between 6 p.m. on June 27 and 6 a.m. on June 28, a thief entered a house under construction in the 4200 block of Livingston Avenue and stole a $1,051 Sharp microwave, a $1,499 dishwasher, a $2,451 icemaker, and a $8,280 Wolf Range Stove.
Between 11:30 a.m. on June 28 and noon on June 29, a vandal caused $250 in damage by graffiti to the walls of the tennis court at Fairfax Park.
Between 11 p.m. on June 28 and 1 a.m. on June 29, a burglar broke into a tan 2007 Chevrolet Suburban in the 4500 block of Arcady Avenue and stole the third-row seat.
Between January 1 and July 1, a thief stole several pieces of jewelry, worth $136,665, from a victim in the 4200 block of Lomo Alto Drive.
At 3:07 p.m., a thief stole the tip jar from Royal Blue Grocery at Highland Park Village. A Royal Blue employee chased the thief, who dropped the jar when he fled.
At 1:05 a.m., David Boyce Barnes, of Parker, Texas, was arrested in the 4200 block of Lomo Alto Drive on a charge of public intoxication.
At 6 a.m., Karla Acevedo, 23, of Mesquite, was arrested in the 4200 block of Lomo Alto Drive on a charge of driving while intoxicated.
At 4:10 a.m., a burglar broke into Bachendorf’s in the 8400 block of Preston Road, and attempted to steal $2,600 in merchandise. The scoundrel also caused $25,000 in damages.
Between 3 p.m. on June 27 and 10 a.m. on June 26, a burglar broke into a 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe in the 3900 block of Bryn Mawr Drive and stole $100 in Nike products, $200 in miscellaneous property, and $1,000 Ping golf clubs.
Between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., a thief stole $4,000 in men’s and children’s clothing from a house in the 3100 block of Bryn Mawr Drive.
Between 10 p.m. on July 2 and 7 a.m. on July 3, a thief entered a black 2010 Chevrolet Suburban in the 4200 block of Stanhope Drive and stole the third-row seat.