Thursday, April 17, 2014
Information is compiled by the Union-Bulletin staff from the official logs and records of area law enforcement and emergency service agencies. Readers with any information on these or other crimes should call the local police or county sheriff’s department. By law, victims of crimes may request through law enforcement agencies that their names not be released to the media. Theft and vandalism reports were filed Wednesday and today unless otherwise noted.
A pair of packages reported stolen from a porch in the 800 block of Figueroa Street.
A car windshield reportedly damaged in the 1200 block of North Ninth Avenue.
A 67-year-old woman reported that she gave her car keys to her granddaughter and another girl to roll down car windows, and then went into a business on Poplar Street. When the woman returned to where she had parked, her car was gone. The 67-year-old texted her 14-year-old grandchild, who texted back that she and her friend would be back shortly. Roughly a half-hour later, Sheriff’s Office deputies pulled the teens over near the intersection of Birch and 10th Avenue. Grandma did not want to press charges against the joyriding girls.
Roughly $10 reported stolen from Sun Mart.
A Highway 11 man reported the attempted theft of farm equipment.
A Highway 339 man reported two big black dogs killed his chickens.
A Weston woman reported someone fired a pellet gun at her house and family.