The Roswell Police Department received a phone call from an off-duty Carlsbad police officer, Friday. The officer who was visiting Roswell said he recognized a youth, who had been reported as a runaway, inside Target. The RPD confirmed the report, picked up the youth and returned him to his family.
•Police were sent to Del Norte Drive, Sunday, where someone daubed blue paint on the hood of a vehicle, poured syrup on the driver’s seat and stuck aluminum foil to the outside of the residence with syrup.
•Police were dispatched to the 1600 block of South Cottonwood Drive, Friday, where an unknown subject shattered the driver’s window of a vehicle. Damages were estimated at $200.
•Police were called to the 500 block of South Wyoming Avenue, Sunday, after someone threw a rock through the rear window of a vehicle. Replacement and repair costs were estimated at $400.
•Police were dispatched to the 500 block of South Wyoming Avenue, Sunday, where subjects entered a vehicle and took a JVC stereo, an iPod Touch, two MTX speakers, a JVC amplifier, a lock-out kit, and Oakley Razor sunglasses. The items were valued at $1,300.
•Police responded to Out of this World Taxidermy, 704 S. Sunset Ave., Sunday, after subjects gained entry into the business by breaking a window and stole a computer and a small amount of cash.
Police were called to the scene of an altercation, Sunday. The person reporting the incident stated that the other individual had cut him off in traffic. The reporting person followed the other car to a parking lot, the other driver got out of the car and, after a discussion, the subject hit him. The subject admitted that he had cut the other driver off. The other driver chased him for five blocks and trapped him in the parking lot. He stated that he only struck the reporting party after he insulted his wife.
Anyone having information about these or any other crime is asked to contact Crime Stoppers, 888-594-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward.