Crime Reports April 9 – 15

SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: HORTICULTURE HOLDUP

There must be a lot of pressure to have a nice front lawn in some thief’s neighborhood. Around 1 p.m. April 12, the landscape rustler stole an azalea bush from Concord on the Creek at Hillcrest Plaza and fled.  

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9 Monday

Around 9:03 p.m., a woman reported her wallet was stolen while shopping at the Preston Royal Shopping Center.

10 Tuesday

Macy’s at NorthPark Center reported to police around 12:10 p.m. that an employee stole cash from a register. 

Arrested at 1:30 p.m.: A 44-year-old man for shoplifting at Dilliard’s in the NorthPark Center

The back door of a home in the 6400 block of Walnut Hill Lane was kicked in around 3:40 p.m.

11 Wednesday

Arrested at 9:17 p.m.: An 18-year-old man for shoplifting at Dilliard’s in the NorthPark Center

13 Friday

A 25-year-old woman reported to police around 6 a.m. that someone touched and grabbed her body without consent at her home in the 4700 block of Kelsey Road

The doors of a storage shed at T.J. Seafood Market & Grill in the Preston Royal Shopping Center was forced open around 11:15 a.m. and property from inside was stolen. 

A 59-year-old man was bitten by an animal – what type wasn’t specified – around 10:20 p.m. while outside a home in the 6400 block of Orchid Lane

14 Saturday

Damaged before 8:45 a.m.: the front window of a vehicle parked overnight in the 4900 block of Harvest Hill Lane

Bianca R. Montes

Bianca Montes is an award-winning journalist with a background in crime and government reporting and an obsession with all things culture and arts. She serves as the Managing Editor for Park Cities People and Preston Hollow People, curating content for the Living Well and Faith sections, as well as producing the Fall and Spring society sections and 20 Under 40. From luncheons to galas to exhibition openings to new Dallas restaurants, you can find her out and about on Instagram @Bianca_TBD or @peoplenewspapers You can also reach her by email at [email protected] For the latest news, click here to sign up for our newsletter.