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Car fire; several drive-by shootings; copper larceny reported this weekend

July 24, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Arson The police were called to a car fire in the 700 block of South Kentucky Avenue, Sunday, by the Roswell Fire Department. According to the report, the vehicle had been completely consumed by flames. The firefighters told officers that several men in their twenties were seen in the vicinity before the fire started. Drive-by [&hellip...

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Borrowed car returned with extras

July 21, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police were called to the 400 block of South Hemlock Avenue, Thursday. The person said she had loaned her vehicle to someone and when it was returned, she found an amplifier and what appeared to be burglary tools in the back seat. The items were booked into...

Thief nicks TV, computer

July 20, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

•Police were called to the 1200 block of South Missouri Avenue, Thursday. The victim discovered somone had entered a residence and removed a 42-inch television set and a desktop computer. The missing items were valued at $1,000. •Police received a report...

Unpaid-for 5th wheel goes missing from yard

July 18, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police were called to 1400 block of East Country Club Road, Monday, to take a report about a theft. The victim stated that a fifth-wheel trailer had been removed from the yard. The police were told that the trailer had been sold and either not paid for, or...

Police Blotter: Carlsbad police find runaway in Roswell; paint and syrup used to damage property

July 17, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Runaway found 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...

‘Only joking’ assault at Animal Services

July 13, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police were dispatched to Roswell Animal Services, 705 E. McGaffey St., Wednesday around 9:40 a.m., to take a report of assault. The kennel manager told police she was returning a carrier to a man who had brought in a cat, when the man raised his hand in a...

Open vehicle window, missing GPS

July 12, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

•Police were called to the 2400 block of North Garden Avenue, Tuesday, where a subject gained access to a vehicle through an open window and removed a GPS, valued at $200. •Police were dispatched to Budget Inn, 2101 N. Main St., after someone gained entry...

Woman jacks suitcase full of clothing, crooks remove copper from electrical box, swamp cooler of residence

July 11, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Larceny •Police were dispatched to the Greyhound Bus Terminal, 1100 N. Virginia Ave., Monday. The victim reported that she left two suitcases full of clothing next to the building. She was talking on the phone and walked away from her luggage when a white...

Police Blotter: Car detailing business robbed; tools, vehicle and keys taken

July 10, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Criminal Damage On Sunday, at around 10:40 a.m., police were dispatched to VIP Auto Detailing, 202 E. College Blvd. The owner reported that sometime between July 2 at 10:30 a.m., and Sunday at 9 a.m., someone entered his business by opening a window and...

Early-morning gunfire hits building

July 7, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police responded to a report of gunfire in the 1000 block of West First Street, a little after midnight on Thursday. No people were injured, although one building was struck. The investigation is ongoing. Arson Police were dispatched to the 3400 block of...