January 21, 2014 Case# 1400147
Officers were called to the 400 block of Lincoln Ave for a report of theft. When officers arrived they met with the store manager that stated one of her employees had witnessed a heavy set man walk in the store and put two packages of white t-shirts and a pack of socks under his shirt and walk out of the store without paying for them. After reviewing the store video the manager confirmed what the employee said. The suspect was a heavy set man wearing a blue jacket.
January 21, 2014 Case# 1400157
Officers were called to the 600 block of W Ave J for a report of theft. When officers arrived they made contact with the store clerk on duty that stated a male subject wearing a black leather jacket entered the store and stole a purse and matching wallet along with some medicine. The clerk also stated the male subject had been in the store a few minutes prior to purchase a lighter. Officers obtained store video of the theft.
January 8, 2014 Case# 1400053
Officers were called to the 600 block of Jackson Ave for a report of burglary. When officers arrived they made contact with the resident that stated they leave the house every morning around 8 to drop of the kids at school and go to work. When they returned home they found the house was ransacked and items were missing from the home. The front and back doors of the home were still locked. The victim believes they may have entered thru a window that had an a/c unit in it. Some of the items taken were a charm bracelet, earrings, blue ray movies and a Playstation 3 along with games.
January 13, 2014 Case# 1400091
Officers were called to the 300 block of Magee Ln for a report of theft. When officers arrived they made contact with the owner of the vehicle that stated when he stepped out of his home to smoke a cigarette he noticed the car door was cracked open. He went inside the home to ask his wife if she had left anything in the car overnight and she stated she had left her cell phone in the car charging. He went back out to look for the cell phone and could not find it. He believes that someone entered the car and took the cell phone.