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Police Blotter

December 3, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Clerk turns ‘strange’ $20 over to Police Department Police were called to Foot Locker, 4501 N. Main St., Thursday, where two men purchased shoes. They paid $200 for the items with $20 bills. The employee noticed one of the twenties “felt strange.” The clerk kept the $20 to turn over to the police. The customer [&hellip...

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‘Shopper’ leaves store with display camera

December 2, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police were called to Walmart, 4500 N. Main St., Wednesday, after a man used a scissors to cut the wires to a camera, which had been placed on display. The subject was wearing black pants and jacket. He ran from the store and drove away in a black Ford truck....

Man steals donation jar for second time

December 1, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police were sent to Farmers Country Market, 800 W. Hobbs St., Tuesday, where for the second time a man stole a donation jar. Store personnel reviewed surveillance video and recognized the subject as the same man who took the donation jar the first time....

Criminal damage reported

November 30, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Criminal damage Police were dispatched to Farmers Country Market, 912 W. Hobbs St., Monday, after a sliding drive-in window was broken out. Nothing was taken from the store. Replacement costs are estimated at $300. Arrest The police were called to the 600...

Unknown male breaks into home while occupants inside

November 29, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Aggravated assault The police were dispatched to the 1600 block of North Michigan Avenue, Friday, after the victim was surprised when an unknown black male subject kicked in his front door and pointed a silver-colored semi-automatic hand gun in his face. The...

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November 26, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Aggravated assault at S. Main Allsup’s Police received a walk-in report, Thursday, about an incident that took place at Allsup’s, 1618 S. Main St. A customer was approached by a man who called him Joe. He did not respond because his name isn’t Joe. The...

Man accidentally shoots himself

November 25, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police were dispatched to the 1500 block of South Adams Avenue, Thursday at 4:30 a.m., after a man shot himself as he was preparing his gun for going shooting. He stated that he had loaded it, racked it, but the slide jammed. His finger was on the trigger and...

Burglars hit residences all over city

November 24, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

•Police were called to West Eyman Street, Tuesday, after someone gained entry into a residence by breaking through two doors, and removed a 60-inch RCA television valued at $3,000. The damages were estimated at $300. •Police were dispatched to the 800...

Perps move Water Depot ice machine

November 23, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Police were dispatched to the Water Depot, 1003 W. Hobbs St., Monday, after a subject entered the facility by jumping over the fence. Then the subject broke the lock to allow a second individual access. Nothing was reported stolen, although the reporting...

Man carjacked at gunpoint by two assailants Saturday

November 22, 2011 • Police BlotterComments Off

Carjacking A man reported that his Toyota Tundra was taken at gunpoint on Saturday. The incident took place in the 700 block of South Kentucky Avenue. The victim stated that two men, wearing hoodies, approached his vehicle. One carried a handgun, the second a...