Crime Reports May 7 – 13


It’s all fun and games until someone throws a crab platter. Lunch was literally in the air at the Flying Fish around 1:40 p.m. May 7 when a plate full of crustaceans was tossed at a 24-year-old man at the restaurant in the  6100 block of Luther Lane.


7 Monday

The door of a home in the 5700 block of Orchid Lane was kicked in during a burglary around 1:10 p.m.

8 Tuesday

A vehicle parked at the Tom Thumb grocery store in the 7100 block of Inwood Road was burglarized around 4:50 p.m.

9 Wednesday

Shattered before 9:40 a.m.: 10 windows at the Town North YMCA in the 4300 block of Northaven Road. According to a news report, so far 37 windows at the YMCA had been shot out over the past month, causing an estimated $18,000 worth of damage. 

A 37-year-old Heartland woman was robbed at gunpoint around 10:15 a.m. at a Capital One in the 5300 block of Forest Lane

Property was intentionally damaged around 5:10 p.m. in the 5900 block of West Northwest Highway.

10 Thursday

A 49-year-old woman was stuck with either a BB or pellet gun around 5:35 p.m. while outside of her home in the 4000 block of Cochran Chapen Road.

Stolen during a Northaven Park Neighborhood Association meeting at Good Shephard Church in the 10700 block of Midway Road: the third-row seat from a board member’s vehicle. 

11 Friday

A vehicle in the 6600 block of LBJ Service Road was burglarized around 11 a.m. 

Around 8 p.m., an iPhone was stolen from the display at an AT&T store in the 5900 block of West Northwest Highway.

Stolen around 10:23 p.m.: property from a vehicle parked in the 3900 block of Inwood Road

12 Saturday

Stolen before 9:25 a.m.: property from a vehicle parked in the 5900 block of Burgandy Road.

Arrested at 2:55 p.m.: a 30-year-old man on suspicion of shoplifting from Dilliard’s at NorthPark Center.



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.