Crime Log Update

The entire metropolitan area is experiencing increased auto thefts and thefts from vehicles and garages.  Many of the vehicle thefts occur when keys are left inside the car.  The vast majority of thefts are occurring from unlocked vehicles.  Keep your property safe and assist the police department by securing your vehicle and removing all valuable items.  A key should never be left in any vehicle - locked or unlocked.

On 01/27/2020 at 9:06 PM a burglary was reported in the 400 block of N. Elm Ave.  The victim reported the suspect entered their residence and stole jewelry.  A person of interest has been identified and the investigation is on-going.
 
On 01/28/2020 at 11:38 AM an identity theft was reported in the 800 block of Hawkins Ct.  The victim reported someone used their personal information to obtain a $1,300 loan.
 
On 02/02/2020 at 7:22 PM a larceny was reported at a business in the 8100 block of Big Bend Blvd.  The victim reported their purse was stolen while they were inside of the business.
 
On 02/02/2020 at 8:41 PM a larceny was reported at a business in the 200 block of W. Lockwood Ave.  The manager reported at approximately 8:09 PM someone entered the business and stole their tip jar containing approximately $15.  A person of interest has been identified and the investigation is on-going.
 
During the week of 01-27-2020 through 02-02-2020, the Police Department responded to 614 calls for service, 11 auto accidents, 12 alarms and assisted the Fire Department 34 times.

For further information, contact Lt. Andy Miller at millera@webstergroves.org or Det. Fred Bell at bellf@webstergroves.org