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‘Cash the money orders and wire us …’

February 17, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police received a walk-in report, Wednesday, about a scam. The victim said she was contacted on the Internet for a work-at-home job as a secret shopper. She received two money orders for $975 each. She was told to cash the money orders, keep $200 and return the rest of the cash via Western Union. Later [&hellip...

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Police Blotter: Burglary gets perp CD player

February 16, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

•Police were called to the 1900 block of West Alameda Street, Tuesday, after subjects broke out the left front window of a vehicle and stole a Clarion touch-screen, flip out CD player, valued at $400. •Police were dispatched to the 700 block of East Third...

Police Blotter: Criminal damage

February 15, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police were called to Farley’s Restaurant, 1351 N. Main St., Monday, after someone broke the windshield and both headlights on a vehicle. Two witnesses reported seeing suspicious activity near the vehicle. One of the two reported “three girls”...

Police Blotter: Student declines to report attack

February 11, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police received a phone-in report of battery from BCA Medical Associates, 813 N. Washington Ave, Thursday. The person reporting the incident said that a 15-year-old victim will require special dental surgery after she was hit in the face by a 13-year-old...

Police Blotter: Xcel reports wire theft

February 10, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

•Police were dispatched to the Xcel Energy facility, 910 E. Bland St., Wednesday, where a spool of copper wire was stolen from the yard. The person reporting the incident said he followed the drag marks up North Holland Avenue to an alley near Hendricks...

Police Blotter: Internet scam proves costly for woman

February 9, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police took a walk-in report about an Internet scam, Tuesday. The victim reported that she received notification from USA Payday Loans that she had been pre-approved for a $1,500 loan. When she replied, she was asked to send $170 for a processing fee through...

Police Blotter: TV goes missing after break-in

February 8, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police were dispatched to the 500 block of Linda Drive, Monday, where a subject broke the back door window and removed a television set. Shots fired Police responded to reports of gunfire in the 2500 block of Baylor, Monday. An officer at the scene saw a...

Police Blotter 2-7-12

February 7, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

Property seized Police confiscated a handicapped placard from a vehicle, Sunday, after they learned that the information on the card had been altered and the card was being used illegally. Harassment Police received a walk-in report of harassment, Monday,...

Police Blotter: Drive-by on Dunbar Place

February 4, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police responded to a call about a drive-by shooting on Dunbar Place, Thursday. Officers found 18 9mm shell casings in the street. A Blazer parked in the street had its rear window shot out and bullet holes on rear passenger panels. Two houses were also...

Police Blotter: Air conditioner copper goes missing

February 3, 2012 • Police BlotterComments Off

•Police responded to a call from the American Legion Memorial Hall, 1620 N. Montana Ave., Wednesday, after subjects cut copper from two air conditioning units and stole one of them, along with the copper removed from the units. Replacement and repair costs...