Crime Reports Dec. 4 – 10


Rummaging through a garage is OK, but not if it’s not yours or you’re doing it without permission. Around midnight Dec. 6, an open garage in the 5000 block of Elsby Avenue was host to an unwanted visitor who combed through property inside. It’s unknown if anything was stolen.

4 Monday

Between 6:36 and 6:38 p.m., a shoplifter walked out of the DFW Shoe Warehouse in the 8300 block of Westchester Drive with unpaid for merchandise.

Stolen between 6:30 and 6:45 p.m.: merchandise from retailer SIX:02 in the 5500 block of West Lovers Lane.

Property from an unlocked vehicle parked in the 5900 block of Northwest Highway was stolen sometime between 5:47 and 6:08 p.m.

5 Tuesday

Property from a vehicle parked at an office building parking lot in the 6100 block of LBJ Freeway was stolen sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 10 p.m.

A vehicle stolen in the Farmers Branch area was recovered between 10:55 and 11:30 a.m. at an apartment complex parking lot in the 3800 block of West Northwest Highway.

Cut before 7 a.m.: a lock on the hasp of a storage shed belonging to Stratos Elevator in the 3800 block of Northwest Highway. Property inside the shed was stolen.

6 Wednesday

The window of a vehicle was smashed and the property was stolen from a vehicle sometime between 12:30 and 5 p.m. at an office building parking lot in the 6600 block of LBJ Freeway. Another vehicle in the 6500 block of LBJ Freeway was broken into during the workday.

Sometime between 12:20 and 12:36 a.m., property was stolen from at least two vehicles parked in the 8500 block of Briarwood Lane.

7 Thursday

Arrested: A 27-year-old man accused of shoplifting between 7 and 7:25 p.m. in Nordstrom at NorthPark Center.

8 Friday

A vehicle was stolen from the Preston Forest Shopping Center sometime between 12:20 and 1:45 p.m.

Impounded by 8 a.m.: a vehicle abandoned for at least 24 hours in the 4400 block of Wildwood Road.

Arrested around 10 p.m.: A 38-year-old woman accused of shoplifting in Macy’s at NorthPark Center.

9 Saturday

Stolen: a purse sometime between 1 and 1:30 p.m. from a home in the 4700 block of Dorset Road.

Property was stolen sometime between 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. from a vehicle parked at the Alcuin School in the 6100 block of Churchill Way.

Jewelry was stolen from a home around 4:30 a.m. in the 5500 block of Del Roy Drive after a thief wiggled into the home by pushing a window out of its casement.

A 55-year-old man was arrested around 11:50 a.m. for shoplifting in Dilliard’s at NorthPark Center.

10 Sunday

Sometime between 7 and 10 p.m., Christmas decorations were stolen from the front yard of a home in the 5800 block of Farquhar Lane.

Bianca R. Montes

Bianca Montes is an award-winning journalist and former Managing Editor of Preston Hollow People. She currently serves as a Senior Editor with D Magazine's D CEO publication. You can reach her by email at [email protected] or follow her on Instagram @Bianca_TBD. For the latest news, click here to sign up for our newsletter.