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Burglary in progress stopped; handgun taken from vehicle

July 3, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Burglary •Police were dispatched to the 900 block of Norris Place, Saturday, on a report of a burglary in progress. The victims stated that they had been drinking with the subject earlier in the day, and he separated. He arrived later at their residence and tried to kick the door in. The suspect was caught [&hellip...

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Armed robbery near Wildy and Elm

June 29, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police received a report of armed robbery, Wednesday. The victim stated that near the intersection of Wildy Avenue and Elm Street, an unknown male approached him and pointed a gun at him. Three other males beat him, kicked him and struck him in the face. The...

RPD arrests Stripes burglary suspect, shots fired on Tulane Dr.

June 28, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police responded to an audible alarm at Stripes, 611 S. Main St., Tuesday. Just as officers arrived at the scene, a motorcycle pulled away, traveling at a high speed. One officer went in pursuit, as the second contacted the manager and checked the damages to...

Armed robbery suspect makes off with unidentified amount of cash

June 27, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Armed robbery Police responded to Fidencio’s Restaurant, 624 N. Main St., Monday evening. A man reported that an unknown male subject, who he described as tall and thin, entered the restaurant around 7:28 p.m. and pointed a firearm at him. The suspect got...

Police Blotter: Two youths take a dive in another’s pool; police officer almost takes a hit

June 26, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Making a splash A person returned to a residence on Lighthall Place, Sunday, to discover two juveniles swimming in the family pool. Officers told the youths to keep out of the pool and explained the laws about criminal trespass. Battery Police were called to...

Does he want the goods, or doesn’t he?

June 23, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police were called to the 900 block of South Virginia Avenue, around 11 p.m., Thursday, where a customer dissastified with a purchase returned to the individual’s home with a gun. The victim reported that he had sold goods that the buyer found unsuitable....

RPD finds brass knucks during routine traffic stop

June 22, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police conducted a routine traffic stop, Wednesday, on the corner of Tilden Street and Pennsylvania Avenue. During the course of the investigation, officials located brass knuckles. No one claimed ownership of the weapon, so they were booked into the police...

Bee Hive resident reports missing check

June 20, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Police were dispatched to 3100 Delta Loop, Monday, where a resident of Bee Hive Assisted Living reported that an employee took two checks to deposit in the bank and only one check showed up in her account. Burglary •Police were called to the parking lot at...

Police Blotter: Vandals desecrate grave a third time, arrests made in case

June 19, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

Desecration •Police were dispatched to South Park Cemetery, 3010 S. Main St., Friday, after the grave of murder-victim Zachary Perez was desecrated. This is the third time his grave has been vandalized. Two youths were arrested and charged with defacing a...

Perps raid toolshed, backyards, nick contents

June 16, 2012 • Police BlotterComments (0)

•Police were called to Baton Rouge Court, Friday, after the resident found that a subject gained entry into a shed and removed a 3-inch hand grinder, a spraypaint gun, a hammer drill and a Ryobi cordless tool set, along with the chargers and four batteries....