Here’s your usual preview of some of the crimes that happened in your ‘hood last week; more details are always in Friday’s paper.
After 6:45 p.m. on July 8, a thief stole $500 worth of clothing, a couple of pairs of shoes with a combined value of $270, a $200 curling iron, and $100 worth of makeup from an unlocked gray 2012 Volkswagen sedan in the 7700 block of Greenway Boulevard.
At 10:15 a.m. on July 9, an armed robber stole a couple of lawn tools with a combined value of $700 from a landscape trailer in the 5300 block of Rock Cliff Place before fleeing in a gray 2005 Nissan Altima.
Shortly before 4 p.m. on July 10, police were called to Walmart in the 9400 block of Webb Chapel Road, where a shoplifter had been detained for trying to steal a $1.94 tire gauge.
After 6:30 p.m. on July 10, a burglar broke into a garage in the 6900 block of Waggoner Drive and stole a $425 pressure washer and a couple of saws with a combined value of $280.
Between 5:25 and 6:15 p.m. on July 14, a burglar broke into a black 2002 GMC SUV at St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church and stole a purse containing a wallet and two credit cards.