Crime Log Update

On 07-03-2017 at 11:37 PM damage to vehicle paint was reported in the 400 block of East Lockwood Avenue. The time of occurrence was sometime after 5:00 PM while the vehicle was parked and unoccupied.

07-05-2017 at 9:15 AM a theft was reported in the 8000 block of Big Bend Blvd. The victim reported that a rifle he kept at his office was missing from its case. The victim believed it had been removed sometime between 06-16-2017 and 06-30-2017. A person of interest has been identified.

On 07-06-2017 at 3:51 AM officers responded to an alarm sounding the 7900 block of Big Bend Blvd. Officers discovered that the front door glass had been broken with a large rock. Investigation revealed that four subjects had entered the business and stolen lottery tickets and cash. The subjects arrived and left the scene in a blue vehicle that is believed to be a Toyota sedan.

On 07-06-2017 at 8:34 AM a theft was reported in the 1400 block of Gardenia Avenue. The victim reported they left their vehicle unlocked and at sometime overnight, someone took a gold bracelet and a garage door opener.

On 07-06-2017 at 10:13 PM a theft was reported in the 700 block of Chamberlain Place. The victim reported that cash and costume jewelry had been stolen from their apartment between 9:00 AM and 7:30 PM. There was no sign of forced entry into the apartment.

On 07-08-2017 at 2:01 AM property damage was reported in the 1000 block of Dutton Avenue. The victim reported that they arrived home and discovered tire tracks through their yard and damage to the irrigation system.

On 07-09-2017 at 10:15 PM officers responded to the eastbound lanes of I-44 between Berry Road and the Big Bend Blvd overpass for a report of an auto accident. Upon arrival, the incident was discovered to be an assault / shooting that had just occurred. Details of the incident are attached in a media information release.

During the week of 07-03-2017 through 07-09-2017, the Police Department responded to 647 calls for service, 11 auto accidents, 7 alarms and 51 assists to the Fire Department.

For further information, please contact Lt. Andy Miller at millera@webstergroves.org