Crime Reports Feb. 12 – March 11

SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: GREAT JAR OF FIRE

Around 4:30 a.m. March 6, a 46-year-old woman called the police when a blazing jar was thrown at the front door of her home in the 6200 block of Woodland Drive

 
DALLAS

13 Tuesday

Arrested: A 43-year-old man accused of shoplifting at Dillards in the NorthPark Center. The incident time or when police were called were not specified in the report. 

14 Wednesday

At an unspecified time, property was stolen from a loading dock from St. Bernard in the 5500 block of Lovers Lane

15 Thursday

Arrested: A 62-year-old man accused of shoplifting around 4:46 p.m. from Neiman Marcus at NorthPark Center

A lawnmower was stolen from a garage in the 5900 block of Sherry Lane after the door was pried open. No time frame was provided. 

Property was stolen from a vehicle parked in an open garage in the 9300 block of Hollow Way Road. No time frame was provided. 

16 Friday

Sometime before 2 p.m., a bicycle was stolen from outside of a home in the 6400 block of Bandera Avenue after its lock was cut. 

A person attempted to cash a fraudulent check around 5:43 p.m. at the Wells Fargo bank in the 11700 block of Preston Road

19 Monday

Stolen before 8:26 a.m.: a laptop left in a car parked in the 5900 block of Royal Crest Drive

Arrested around 2:15 p.m.: an 18-year-old woman accused of shoplifting a $239 item from the Apple store in NorthPark Center

21 Wednesday

Stolen before 7:41 a.m.: a vehicle parked overnight in an open garage in the 8500 block of Edgemere Road

Sometime before 4:47 p.m., a vehicle was burglarized while parked in the 4700 block of Purdue Avenue

23 Friday

A 45-year-old Dallas woman was the subject of a road rage incident around 10:45 a.m. in the 12900 block of Welch Road when another motorist displayed a pistol. 

26 Monday

Before 9:52 a.m., a vehicle was burglarized while parked in the 6500 block of Belmead Drive.

Stolen around noon: property from a vehicle parked at the Preston Oaks Shopping Center

Arrested: a 19-year-old woman accused of shoplifting around 5 p.m. at Dillards in NorthPark Center

27 Tuesday

Merchandise was stolen around 1:10 p.m. from ULTA Beauty in the Preston Forest Shopping Center

Around 9:50 p.m., property was stolen from Apple at NorthPark Center

28 Wednesday

Merchandise was stolen around 12:40 p.m. from Neiman Marcus in NorthPark Center.

1 Thursday

Sometime before 1 p.m.: property was stolen from a vehicle parked in the 4200 block of Park Lane

2 Friday

Sometime before 1:53 a.m., the window of a vehicle was broken while parked in the 6200 block of Northaven Road

Around 9:40 a.m., it was reported that property was stolen from the University Park Elementary PTA in the 8300 block of Durham Street

Sometime before 5:35 p.m., property was stolen from a vehicle parked in the 6800 block of Bandera Avenue.

3 Saturday

Contents from inside a vehicle were ransacked before 4:26 p.m. while parked in the 4300 block of Beechwood Lane

4 Sunday

Before 11:30 a.m., property was stolen from a vehicle in the 6500 block of Norway Road.

Merchandise was stolen around 11:46 p.m. from the DSW shoe store in the 8300 block of Westchester Drive

A 42-year-old man was punched in the chest around 4:30 p.m. outside of a home in the 6200 block of Northwood Road

5 Monday

A vehicle parked in an open garage in the 5500 block of Preston Haven Drive was burglarized sometime before 10 a.m.

6 Tuesday

Stolen before 8:58 a.m.: property from a vehicle parked at AAMCO in the 3600 block of Inwood Road

A home in the 5600 block of Stanford Avenue was burglarized sometime before 1:10 p.m.

Around 1:30 p.m., the Tom Thumb at the Preston Royal Center reported merchandise had been stolen. 

7 Wednesday

Arrested around 4:40 p.m.: a 46-year-old woman and a 37-year-old man accused of shoplifting from Macy’s at NorthPark Center.

8 Thursday

Around 1:30 p.m., it was reported that a home in the 5500 block of Dey Roy Drive had been burglarized. 

9 Friday

Stolen before 3 p.m.: property from the bed of a truck parked in the 5900 block of Orchid Lane

11 Sunday

Arrested around 1 p.m.: a 21-year-old woman accused of shoplifting at Macy’s in the NorthPark Center

A vacant single-family home in the 5500 block of Glenwick Lane was vandalized sometime before 4:28 p.m.

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.