Crime Reports: Feb. 4 – Feb. 10


It was a busy Friday night / Saturday morning for vandals in Highland Park. Starting before midnight on Feb. 8 and continuing into the wee hours of the morning on Feb. 9, they broke the windows of four vehicles parked along the 4500 and 4600 block of Abbott Avenue. A white 2010 Nissan Pathfinder, a black 2013 Range Rover, and a white 2014 Porsche Cheyenne all had windows broken but nothing stolen from inside except for possibly a few coins from the Porsche. A fourth vehicle – a grey 2017 Range Rover – had its windows broken and a backpack containing school books and homework stolen from the backseat.


7 Thursday

At 4:30 a.m., video surveillance from a home in the 4000 block of Livingston Avenue caught the burglary of a 2007 Chevrolet Suburban. A Honda Accord stopped and a burglar got out, forced the back hatch of the Suburban open, and after failing to remove the third-row seat, stole a $180 Baby Trend jogging stroller.

9 Saturday

A license plate was stolen off the back of a silver 2006 Jeep Liberty sometime between 9 a.m. Feb. 7 and 9:30 a.m. on Feb. 9. The Jeep was parked at the 4500 block of Fairway Avenue.


4 Monday

Stolen before 10:24 a.m.: a $500 Glock 9MM hand gun and three firearm from a 2016 Toyota in the 3500 block of Stanford Avenue. 

5 Tuesday

Stolen between midnight and 9 a.m.: a purse from an unlocked 1995 Mercedes parked at the 3100 block of Bryn Mawr Drive. The purse contained a $400 wallet, as well as credit cards from Costco, Bank of America, Target, Nordstrom, and MasterCard.

6 Wednesday

Stolen around 4 p.m. from a 26-year-old woman who was shopping at Snider Plaza, a 1,200 Gucci purse containing an Inwood Bank credit card, a Gucci wallet worth $500, three Chase debit cards, and a bottle of Adderall with 40 pills.

Taken between 4 and 9:40 p.m. from an unlocked 2007 Toyota Camry parked at the 3400 block of Asbury Avenue: a $20 handbag, $300 in cash, two Visa credit cards, and a Starbucks gift card.

8 Friday

Stolen between 1 and 3 a.m.: a $5,000 Alexander McQueen handbag, $100 wallet, $170 in cash and an American Express card from a home in the 3800 block of Southwestern Boulevard.

9 Saturday

A wrought-iron fence at the 4200 block of McFarlin Boulevard was damaged overnight before 8 a.m. Damage estimate: $6,500.

Stolen overnight before 9:43 a.m.: a $425 Channel purse, $127 in cash, and $50 in other property from inside of a 2017 Jaguar parked inside an unlocked garage in the 4500 block of Shenandoah Avenue.

Burglarized overnight before noon: a black 2013 Chevrolet in the 3600 block of Bryn Mawr Drive. Taken: a $1,500MacBook Pro, $600 in cash, and a backpack.

Timothy Glaze

A journalism graduate of the University of North Texas, Tim has called Dallas home his entire life. He has covered news, schools, sports, and politics in Lake Dallas, Denton, Plano, Allen, Little Elm, and Dallas since 2009 for several publications - The Lake Cities Sun, The Plano Star Courier, the Denton Record Chronicle, and now, People Newspapers. He lives in Denton County with his wife and three dogs.

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