Crime Reports April 30 – May 6


The age-old trick of “let me see it in a different color” was a success for one shoplifter at the Louis Vuitton store at NorthPark Center. Around 7:30 p.m. May 2, the thief fled with a new purse while the sales associate tried to locate an alternative. 


1 Tuesday

Damaged around 5:30 p.m.: a vehicle parked in the 5300 block of Drane Drive.

2 Wednesday

A bicycle was stolen around 1:30 a.m. from outside a home in the 4600 block of Heatherbrook Drive

A vehicle was damaged around 1:35 p.m. while in a parking lot in the 11600 block of Preston Road.

3 Thursday

Property was stolen around 7:45 p.m. from a vehicle parked in the 6400 block of Joyce Way.

4 Friday

A home in the 5600 block of Kellers Springs Road was burglarized around 7:50 a.m. after someone broke the back glass door. 

Property from Eatzi’s Market & Bakery in the 6000 block of Royal Lane was stolen around 4:20 p.m.

5 Saturday

A 33-year-old Dallas man reported to police around 2 a.m. that he was pushed and threatened with a pistol while at the Time Out Tavern in the 5100 block of Lovers Lane.

Arrested around 10:35 p.m.: A 48-year-old man on suspicion of intoxication assault. The arrest followed a major accident in the  6800 block of LBJ Freeway

A 63-year-old man reported to police around 10:51 p.m. that he was punched and kicked at an apartment in the 12800 block of Montfort Drive

6 Sunday

An online threat was made around 10 a.m. to burn down a home in the 12000 block of Shirestone 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.