Crime: May 6 – 12


Between 1:30 p.m. May 8 and 10 a.m. May 9, a thief took package full of expensive inventory off a front porch in the 4500 block of Emerson Avenue.  Reported missing at  7:49 a.m. May 10: five items valued at $40,000, $15,000, $5,750, $3,000, and $1,000.


11 Saturday 

At noon, surveillance cameras in the 4600 block of Versailles Avenue caught a white truck passing crape myrtle tree  belonging to the town, and then backing into it, breaking off a branch.


6 Monday

A laptop, valued at $2,500, and the charger, valued at $500, were reported stolen from a Starbucks at Mockingbird Lane and Central Expressway at 4:10 p.m.

Reported at 8:48 p.m.: A man said a white Jeep struck his black 2012 Ford Raptor parked at the 7000 block of Boedeker Street and left without leaving any information.

8 Wednesday

Reported at 3:18 p.m.: A woman said a vehicle backed into her grey 2016 Porsche GTS parked at the 6700 block of Preston Road and left without leaving any information.

Reported at 5:08 p.m.: Sometime between 6 p.m. April 7 and 5 p.m. April 8, graffiti was spray painted on a fence at the 3000 block of Hanover Street. 

A wallet was reported stolen out of the center console of an unlocked 2016 Acura MDX parked at the 3400 block of Amherst Street. The wallet, valued at $50, contained $40 in cash, a Disney Chase credit card, a Gap credit card, a Wells Fargo debit card, and a Charles Schwab debit card.

11 Saturday

At 5:46 p.m., a man fled in a tan 1998 Ford Explorer after shoplifting three stacks of Reserve brand designer jeans – $436 worth – from Jos A. Bank in The Plaza At Preston Center.

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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