Park Cities Crime Reports Feb. 23-29

SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: WHO YOU GOING TO CALL?

An opportunistic thief grabbed an iPhone 11 Pro from the counter of the Christian Louboutin boutique in Highland Park Village around 4 p.m. Feb. 28 after asking a security guard there to speak to a manager.

HIGHLAND PARK

23 Sunday

Arrested at 3:48 a.m.: a 35-year-old man in the 5400 block of Auburndale Avenue accused of failing to identify, intentionally providing false information, driving without insurance, and warrants.

Arrested at 3:48 a.m.: a 30-year-old woman in the 5400 block of Auburndale Avenue accused of failing to identify, intentionally providing false information, driving without insurance, and a warrant.

Arrested at 9:51 a.m.: a 56-year-old man in the 3800 block of Mockingbird Lane for a warrant.

Arrested at 12:27 p.m.: a 37 year old in the 5400 block of Armstrong Parkway accused of reckless damage, trespassing, possession of a controlled substance, and evading arrest.

24 Monday

Arrested at midnight: a 29-year-old man in the 4600 block of Westside Drive for a warrant.

Arrested at 10:47 a.m.: a 29-year-old man accused of possession of a controlled substance and trespassing in the 4600 block of Westside Drive.

A crook rifled through a Range Rover in the 3600 block of Harvard Avenue that was left unlocked overnight before 1 p.m., but didn’t take anything.

Before 1:15 p.m., a thief took a pair of tortoise shell men’s Ray-Ban sunglasses and a bag of change from a Lexus NX 200T that was parked in a detached garage in the 3100 block of St. Johns Drive overnight.

25 Tuesday

Arrested at 11:57 p.m.: a 41-year-old woman in the 5300 block of Auburndale Avenue accused of possession of a controlled substance, driving without a valid license, and a warrant.

26 Wednesday

A thief got into an unlocked Volkswagen Jetta in the 3300 block of St. Johns Drive overnight before 6:30 a.m. and snagged three pairs of sunglasses and an iPhone charging cable.

29 Saturday

Arrested at 2:13 a.m.: a 44 year old in the 5200 block of Byron Avenue accused of failing to identify, intentionally providing false information, and a warrant.

Arrested at 3:30 a.m.: a 43-year-old man in the 4500 block of Bordeaux Avenue accused of driving while intoxicated.

A thief took a bicycle from the front of a house in the 3100 block of Beverly Drive around 5:04 a.m.

Officers found a stolen U-Haul around 4:40 p.m. in the 4800 block of Abbott Avenue.

UNIVERSITY PARK

24 Monday

A crook used the credit card information of a woman in the 3200 block of Westminster Avenue. The incident was reported at 5:12 p.m.

A crook used identifying information from a man in the 3000 block of Hanover Street. The incident was reported at 7:49 p.m.

25 Tuesday

Arrested at 6:45 p.m.: a 33-year-old man in the 4000 block of Northwest Parkway for a warrant.

A thief took a Dell laptop from an unlocked vehicle in the 4300 block of Stanhope Drive around 8:05 a.m.

26 Wednesday

A thief took two bicycles from outside a home in the 3300 block of Westminster Avenue overnight before 5 a.m.

A thief took a firearm from the glovebox of a BMW 840i parked in an open garage in the 3400 block of Wentwood Drive overnight before 6 a.m.

Arrested at 10 a.m.: a 40-year-old man in the 3300 block of Dartmouth Avenue for a warrant.

27 Thursday

Arrested at 12:01 a.m.: a 52-year-old woman accused of possession of drug paraphernalia in the 6100 block of Armstrong Parkway.

Arrested at 12:04 a.m.: a 41-year-old woman accused of driving while intoxicated in the 7400 block of Hillcrest Avenue.

A scoundrel damaged property in the 3200 block of Daniel Avenue around 2:30 a.m.

A thief drove off in a Chevrolet Corvette that was parked in the 3800 block of University Boulevard overnight before 9 a.m.

28 Friday

Arrested at 4:25 p.m.: a 73-year-old woman accused of trespassing in the 3300 block of Milton Avenue.

A thief snagged a purse containing $200, three credit or debit cards, and more from a woman at Snider Plaza around 7:30 p.m.

29 Saturday

A scoundrel damaged a Mercedes in the 3500 block of Wentwood Drive around 3:06 p.m.

 

Rachel Snyder

Rachel Snyder, deputy editor at People Newspapers, joined the staff in 2019, returning to her native Dallas-Fort Worth after starting her career at community newspapers in Oklahoma. One of her stories won first place in its category in the Oklahoma Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest in 2018. She’s a fan of puns and community journalism, not necessarily in that order. You can reach her at rachel.snyder@peoplenewspapers.com

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