SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: DON’T FORGET KEYS
How easy was it for a thief to get into a Toyota Prius parked in the 3600 block of Shenandoah Avenue overnight before 11:20 a.m. June 27 and drive off? The car was left unlocked with the key fob inside.
An irresponsible van driver hit the passenger door and front quarter panel of a Volkswagen Jetta parked outside in the 4500 block of Belfort Place at 6:30 p.m.
A burglar shattered the right rear window of a Mazda 3 in the 4400 block of Lakeside Avenue around 5:36 p.m. and grabbed a Chanel satchel left on the floorboard
A prowler opened the rear hatch of a Lexus RX450 parked in a driveway in the 3500 block of Dartmouth Avenue overnight before 6:40 a.m. and likely grabbed three pairs of glasses from the center console.
Arrested at 6:50 a.m.: a 27-year-old man accused of being a pedestrian in the roadway and theft of mail in the 3600 block of Dartmouth Avenue.
A sloppy burglar got into a GMC Yukon XL parked in the 3500 block of Dartmouth Avenue overnight before 8 a.m., rummaged through it, leaving the glove compartment open, and grabbed two clutch purses.
A crook fraudulently bought a vehicle online using the bank information of a man in the 3400 block of Amherst Street. The incident was reported at 4:25 p.m.
A ruffian went to a home in the 3400 block of Shenandoah Avenue, assaulted a man, and grabbed three credit or debit cards, $40, and other property around 4:29 a.m.
A crook stole the identifying information of a woman in the 3400 block of Amherst Street. The incident was reported at 10:46 a.m.
A thief snagged a TREK bicycle from the 2900 block of Westminster Avenue between 5 and 6 p.m.
A shoplifter grabbed dog food from a Petco in the 4300 block of Lovers Lane around 6:02 p.m. and drove off.
A thief swiped a TREK bicycle from a home in the 3300 block of Westminster Avenue between 6:30 p.m. and 7:17 p.m.
Arrested at 3:09 a.m.: a 33-year-old man accused of public intoxication in the 3500 block of Lovers Lane.
Arrested at 3:51 a.m.: a 23-year-old man accused of public intoxication in the 4100 block of University Boulevard.
A scoundrel assaulted a woman in the 3800 block of Villanova Drive around 10:23 p.m.