Park Cities Crime Reports Aug. 31 – Sept. 3

SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: SHATTERED GLASS

A miscreant shattered a bay window of a home being built in the 3200 block of Dartmouth Avenue. The incident was reported at 10:41 a.m. Sept. 1. 

HIGHLAND PARK

31 Monday

A thief grabbed a $300 site level and a Total Station construction tool from a construction site in the 3600 block of Miramar Avenue. The incident was reported at 8:19 a.m.

A good neighbor told authorities about a bicycle found in an alleyway in the 4500 block of Westside Drive overnight before 5:07 p.m.

3 Thursday

A crook swiped a wallet containing $60 in cash, a prepaid debit card, a driver’s license, a Social Security card, and another card from a Lexus LS4 while it was parked in the parking lot of  Whole Foods in the 4100 block of Lomo Alto Drive between 5 and 7 a.m., then tried to use the debit card at a 7 Eleven.

A swindler opened a Capital One credit card using the information of a man from the 3200 block of Beverly Drive. The incident was reported at 5:15 p.m.

UNIVERSITY PARK

2 Wednesday

A crook used the information of a man in the 3400 block of Amherst Street without consent. The incident was reported at 1:06 p.m.

3 Thursday

A burglar broke into a Toyota pickup parked in a parking lot in the 8300 block of Preston Road and took a passport, checkbook, a set of keys, a tablet, and more around 2:10 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 rachel.snyder@peoplenewspapers.com

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