Crime Log Update

On 11-04-2019 at 1:21 PM a Stealing was reported in the 100 block of Edgar Rd.  The victim reported that their backpack had been stolen while they were in the Webster University library.  The theft was captured on video surveillance and the stolen items were recovered from various locations in the library.  A suspect has been identified.  The investigation is on-going.

On 11-04-2019 at 4:13 PM a Fraud was reported in the 200 block of Jefferson Rd.  The victim reported that a checking account had been fraudulently opened in their name through Chase Bank.  Appropriate cancellations were made.  The victim was unsure how their personal information had been compromised.

On 11-05-2019 at 1:51 AM officers responded to the report of an audible alarm in the 7800 block of Big Bend and located a business with a broken window and a door that had been pushed open.  An emergency contact for the business responded.  Nothing was missing.

 On 11-08-2019 at 10:50 AM a harassment was reported in the 100 block of Selma Ave.  The victim reported that they had received a threatening email from an unknown sender.  The email and IP addresses are known and further investigation is pending.

On 11-09-2019 at 11:48 AM a Fraud was reported in the 200 block of Baker Ave.  The victim stated that they had been contacted by a debt collection agency after a loan had been opened by an unknown person in their name.  The victim was unsure of how their personal information had been compromised.

On 11-10-2019 at 9:19 AM an Attempted Burglary was reported in the first block of E. Lockwood Ave.  The reporting party said it appeared someone had attempted to break the deadbolt in the front door of the business.  The employee was unable to provide a time frame as the door is typically unlocked from the inside.

During the week of 11-04-2019 through 11-10-2019, the Police Department responded to 686 calls for service, 8 auto accidents, 7 alarms and 40 assists to the Fire Department. 

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