SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: UNDESIGNATED DRIVER
Was it a yearend party to remember or forget? A man’s vehicle went missing New Year’s Eve from a home in the 6100 block of Averill Way, but he didn’t report the theft until 5:29 p.m. on Jan. 2.
Arrested at 1:33 a.m.: a 42-year-old man accused of public intoxication at Inwood Tavern on Inwood Road.
Arrested at 8:40 p.m. during a traffic stop in the 6800 block of LBJ Freeway: a 40-year-old man accused of drunk driving and not having proof of insurance.
Stolen before 10:54 p.m.: a man’s vehicle at NorthPark Center.
Before 12:42 p.m., a caller on the telephone threatened a woman at Christ the King Catholic Church on Preston Road.
Stolen before 1:58 p.m.: a woman’s vehicle from a parking lot in the 3800 block of West Northwest Highway.
Before 7:34 p.m., a reckless and rude driver fled after hitting a woman’s vehicle at Inwood Village.
Reported at 9:33 p.m.: the Dec. 28 burglary of a woman’s apartment in the 3800 block of West Northwest Highway.
Overnight before 9:14 a.m., one or more burglars cut the lock to take stuff from a storage container at a construction site in the 8100 block of Douglas Avenue adjacent to St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church.
Arrested at 1:34 p.m.: a 37-year-old woman accused of drunk driving after getting into a wreck at NorthPark Center.
Burglarized before 1:38 a.m.: a woman’s vehicle at NorthPark Center.
Burglarized before 4:14 p.m.: a man’s vehicle in the 6700 block of Hillcrest Plaza Drive.
Burglarized before 5:14 p.m.: a man’s vehicle at Preston Forest Square.
Not a great way to celebrate New Year’s Eve: A man (age not provided) got arrested at NorthPark Center, where he was accused of shoplifting. The name of the store was redacted by police.
Please resolve not to leave key fobs in your vehicles.