Burglars make off with food, soda, cash
â€¢Police were dispatched to La Azteca, 105 E. Tilden, after subjects gained entry into the restaurant and stole $15 worth of tortillas, 12 cans of apple soda, and $10 in cash.
â€¢Police were called to the 600 block of South Hemlock Avenue, Tuesday, where an XM Satellite radio, Cobra Radar Detector, cassette auxillary adaptor, a partial bottle of Usher Cologne, were removed from a vehicle. Missing items were valued at $245.
â€¢Police were dispatched to Do-Right Roofing, 1119 N. Atkinson Ave., Tuesday, after residents returned home to discover the door open and glass broken [auth] out. The victim reported a Dell laptop, valued at $1,000, and DVD/VCR, worth $98, had been taken.
â€¢Police were called to the 1100 block of North Atkinson Avenue, Tuesday. The victim reported a theft of construction material valued at $770, sometime between May 19 and May 24.
â€¢Police were dispatched to the 2800 block of Largo, Wednesday, for the second time in two days for a drive-by shooting. In the first incident, the residence and two vehicles in the driveway were struck several times. The 76-year -old victim reported Wednesday that his house was hit twice.
â€¢Police received a report from Xcel Energy, 910 E. Bland St., Tuesday. An employee said that he was sent on a work call to the 100 block of Eisenhower because power was out. He discovered that the power line to a residence on Second Street, about 200 yards of cable, had been stolen.
â€¢Police were called to Dairy Queen, 701 W. Second St., Tuesday, where three security cameras were stolen. This was the second incident of this kind in less a month. The first theft occurred on April 25, when two security cameras were removed from above the back door and over the drive-in window.
â€¢ Police were dispatched to the 1100 block of Hahn Street, Tuesday. The victim reported that sometime between 2 and 3 p.m., subject( s) took his work truck. He described the vehicle as having a brown cab and a green box as a bed. The box contained a red compressor, air hoses, roofing guns and an aluminum stepladder. He estimated the losses at $1,600.
Anyone having information on these or any other crimes should contact Crime Stoppers, 888- 594-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.