Park Cities Crime Reports Jan. 21-26

SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: FOOD FIGHT?

A belligerent visitor at Whole Foods in the 4100 block of Lomo Alto Drive made derogatory comments at two shoppers and hit one with fruit outside the store at 5:56 p.m. Jan. 20.

HIGHLAND PARK

21 Tuesday

Arrested at 7:20 a.m.: a 26-year-old man accused of robbery and resisting arrest, search, or transport in the 4700 block of Lemmon Avenue.

Watch out for that tree! The driver of a Ford F250 hit a Lexus SUV at 2:18 p.m. in the 3500 block of Mockingbird Lane, causing the Lexus to hit a bench and crape myrtle tree in a yard.

22 Wednesday

An irresponsible motorist hit a white Lexus GX470 between 5 and 9 p.m. in the 3200 block of Beverly Drive without leaving information.

23 Thursday

Arrested at 2:33 a.m.: a 21-year-old man accused of driving while intoxicated at Armstrong Parkway and Mockingbird Lane.

A burglar got into a house in the 3200 block of St. Johns Drive via an unlocked door and took a purse and keys. The incident was reported at 11:32 a.m.

The driver of a white BMW SUV hit a red pickup truck 4:35 p.m. in the 4200 block of Lakeside Drive, causing the truck to hit a street sign in Lakeside Park.

UNIVERSITY PARK

20 Monday

What happens when you leave your key fob in your vehicle? A man in the 3500 block of Greenbrier Drive can answer that after a thief drove away in his Acura RDX between 6 p.m. Jan. 19 and 9:39 a.m. Jan. 20.

A thief took a Honda Accord from a parking lot in the 8400 block of Preston Road between 5 and 5:08 p.m. It was later recovered in Dallas.

A thief took off from the 2800 block of Hanover Street in a man’s Chevrolet Silverado with various tools inside at 5:38 p.m.

Arrested at 9:20 p.m.: A man accused of indecent exposure and resisting arrest in the 3400 block of Rosedale Avenue. The man’s age wasn’t given.

Arrested at 9:40 p.m.: A 46-year-old man accused of resisting arrest, search, or transport in the 6600 block of Snider Plaza.

21 Tuesday

A porch pirate took a package containing earrings and leggings between 5 and 9:11 p.m. from the 4200 block of Southwestern Boulevard.

23 Thursday

Arrested at 12:18 a.m.: A 50-year-old man for a warrant. The location wasn’t given.

A burglar got into a Cadillac Escalade parked in the 3200 block of Caruth Boulevard at 2:45 a.m. and took firearms.

A burglar struck a home in the 3900 block of Wentwood Drive between midnight and 8:36 a.m.

A burglar took a $1,500 purse, $1,200 sunglasses, and other items from a vehicle parked in a detached garage in the 3800 block of Villanova Drive between midnight and 8 a.m.

A burglar took a $750 Trek Marlin bicycle from the 4500 block of Emerson Avenue. The incident was reported at 11:46 a.m.

Arrested at 11:50 p.m.: a 26-year-old woman accused of driving while intoxicated in the 4300 block of Lovers Lane.

24 Friday

Don’t leave your cars unlocked: A burglar got into a Land Rover parked in the 3900 block of Wentwood Drive between 9:30 Jan. 23 and 6 a.m. and took firearms.

Arrested at 10:30 p.m.: a 51-year-old man accused of driving while intoxicated in the 8100 block of Preston Road.

26 Sunday

A robber took a cell phone from a man’s hand while the man was pumping gas in the 8400 block of Preston Road at 2:33 p.m. and fled the area in a white, four-door sedan.

A thief took an electronic device from the 6500 block of Hillcrest Road at 3:30 p.m.

 

 

Rachel Snyder

Rachel Snyder, deputy editor at People Newspapers, joined the staff in 2019, returning to her native Dallas-Fort Worth after starting her career at community newspapers in Oklahoma. One of her stories won first place in its category in the Oklahoma Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest in 2018. She’s a fan of puns and community journalism, not necessarily in that order. You can reach her at [email protected]

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