SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: UNCLEAN GETAWAY
A burglary in progress call at 6:33 p.m. May 24 led to the quick arrest of a man (age not provided) at Forest Car Wash & Detail on Forest Lane at the North Dallas Tollway.
The reporting time was not available for a theft from an Argyle, Texas man at NorthPark Center.
Before 4:16 p.m., a thief took cash from the Texans Credit Union ATM at Preston Forest Square.
Arrested at 6:43 p.m. a 41-year-old man accused of attacking and injuring a 37-year-old Irving man at a home in the 10700 block of Brookport Place.
Reported at 7:11 p.m.: a theft and a fake payment at La Madeline at the Market at Preston Forest.
Officers responded at 10:21 a.m. to a major disturbance (violence) call at a 44-year-old man’s home in the 7000 block of Yamini Drive, but the intruder had fled.
Reported at 4:30 p.m.: easy pickings. A thief took tools from the bed of a 36-year-old Carrolton man’s pickup truck at a home in the 6400 block of Mimosa Lane.
Before 5:02 p.m., crooks snatched a 28-year-old Fort Worth man’s belongings at a home in the 6200 block of Waggoner Drive.
A potential burglar broke out the window of a 72-year-old Mansfield woman’s vehicle before 5:22 p.m. in the Lovers Lane Shopping Center parking lot at Preston Park Drive and Lovers Lane.
Before 12:47 a.m., a clumsy and rude motorist fled after wrecking into a 71-year-old man’s vehicle in the Walgreens parking lot at Northwest Highway and Lemmon Avenue.
Reported at 11:28 a.m.: a hit-and-run wreck into a FedEx vehicle in the 6600 block of West Northwest Highway.
Reported at 5:34 p.m.: storage withdraw. A burglar removed contents from a 52-year-old Lewisville woman’s unit at Public Storage at Inwood Road and Lemmon Avenue.
Discovered at 1:33 a.m.: a firearm at the scene of a wreck near Northwest Highway and Shadywood Lane.
Overnight before 9:30 a.m., a prowler working the 6800 block of Bandera Avenue swiped contents from a 61-year-old man’s vehicle.
Reported at 3:19 p.m.: A 43-year-old woman from the 5800 block of Gramercy Place thinks she knows who took stuff from her home on May 27.
Reported at 7:34 p.m.: a frightful encounter for a 50-year-old Fort Worth man who had a pistol pointed at him at Preston Valley Shopping Center.
The reporting time was not provided for thefts at Preston Royal Village, Preston Village Square, and NorthPark Center.
Stolen before 2:09 p.m.: a vehicle at NorthPark Center.
Arrested at 3:31 p.m.: a man (age not provided). He was accused of shoplifting several items from Macy’s at NorthPark Center.
Before 5:07 p.m., a would-be car thief damaged the steering column of a 49-year-old Garland woman’s vehicle at NorthPark Center.
Arrested at 10:29 p.m.: a 20-year-old man accused of public intoxication outside a home in the 6900 block of Orchid Lane.
Before 10:59 p.m., a burglar shattered a window to steal from a 22-year-old woman’s vehicle at NorthPark Center. A 23-year-old Richardson man’s vehicle was burglarized in the same manner.
The reporting time was not provided for a theft at a home in the 5400 block of Boca Raton Drive.
Overnight before 11:29 a.m., a burglar stole stuff from a 48-year-old man’s vehicle at a home in the 4700 block of Mill Creek Road.
A suspicious person making an uninvited visit to a home in the 5400 block of Deloache Avenue received a criminal trespassing warning at 12:43 p.m.
Recovered at 5:47 p.m. in the 6100 block of Averill Way: a vehicle stolen in Frisco.