SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: BEAT AROUND THE BUSH
A flower pot that was perfectly intact around 11:30 p.m. Sunday was “intentionally” damaged at a home in the 12000 block of Excelsior Way.
Abandoned sometime before 4:21 p.m.: property in the 6000 block of Turner Way.
A possible pyromaniac got ticked off around 5:45 p.m. at Flatt’s Shell in the 12000 block of Preston Road and displayed a gas can and lighter.
Sometime before 2 a.m., a home in the 4600 block of Elsby Avenue was burglarized.
Police officers were called around 2:30 p.m. when someone tried to shop with a concealed weapon in Dillards at NorthPark Center.
Between 1:45 and 2 p.m., property was stolen from a vehicle parked in the 7700 block of West Greenway Boulevard.
Stolen between 10:20 a.m. and 2:45 p.m.: a vehicle parked near the Inwood Theater in the 5400 block of West Lovers Lane.
Before 7 a.m., a home in the 4100 block of Cochran Chapel was burglarized overnight.
A shoplifting duo fled from Dillards at NorthPark Center between 6:30 and 6:45 p.m. after stealing merchandise. A 21-year-old woman and 26-year-old man were caught and arrested.
Marijuana was found on a 29-year-old redheaded man arrested just before 4 p.m. in the 5100 block of Harvest Hill Road.
Stolen between 2:13 and 2:46 p.m.: Merchandise from Victoria’s Secret at NorthPark Center.
Around 1 a.m., Bravada’s Wigs in the 5200 block of West Lovers Lane was burglarized.
Arrested: A 28-year-old man for shoplifting between 3:30 and 4:52 p.m. and then punching a hole in the wall in the Macy’s at NorthPark Center.
Around midnight, it was discovered that fake money had been used to make a purchase in the Neiman Marcus at NorthPark Center.
Sometime after 4 p.m. and into the night, property from a vehicle was stolen while parked at an AAMCO Transmission Shop in the 3600 block of Inwood Road.
Damaged around 11:45 p.m.: A vehicle by a rock while parked in the 12000 block of Preston Road.
Arrested: a 25-year-old woman for shoplifting around 6 p.m. in the Nordstroms at NorthPark Center.
Arrested: a 17-year-old woman for shoplifting between 1:34 and 2 p.m. in the Rayban at NorthPark Center.