SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: IT’S NOT COOL TO STEAL
You better hold on to your air conditioning units because this Dallas heatwave has thieves so hot that they’re yanking units off new construction in the neighborhood. On July 27 and 28, two separate construction companies (CWC Construction and Hudson Construction Group) reported that HVAC units were stolen from properties in the 5300 block of Northbrook Drive and the 6400 block of Waggoner Drive.
Stolen before 10 a.m.: property from inside an Air Mechanix vehicle parked in the 6800 block of W. Northwest Highway.
A vehicle parked in the 6300 block of LBJ Service Road was burglarized around 5:45 p.m.
Arrested at 11:14 a.m.: a 48-year-old man suspected of stealing from Ray-Ban at NorthPark Center.
Arrested at 12:50 p.m.: a 20-year-old man suspected of stealing from Dilliard’s at NorthPark Center.
A vehicle parked in the 6600 block of LBJ Service Road was burglarized around 4:30 p.m.
Burglarized around 4:40 p.m.: a vehicle parked in the 7300 block of Woodthrush Drive.
Arrested at 7:22 p.m.: a 19-year-old woman suspected of stealing from Victoria’s Secret at NorthPark Center.
Sometime before 8 a.m., a burglar pried open the rear door of a home in the 5300 block of Kelsey Road but didn’t steal anything.
Around 9:20 a.m., a vehicle parked in the 4400 block of Merrell Road was burglarized.
A vehicle parked outside of Cooper Aerobics in the 12200 block of Preston Road was burglarized around 1:15 p.m.
Arrested at 5:11 p.m.: a 48-year-old man on suspicion of shoplifting from Dilliard’s at NorthPark Center.
A home in the 5500 block of Southwestern Boulevard was burglarized around 1:20 a.m.
Two neighbors got into a heated dispute around 7:20 a.m. in the 10700 block of Camellia Drive. No arrests were made, but the cops were called out.
Property was stolen around 9 a.m. from the front porch of a home in the 6400 block of Meadow Road.
A vehicle parked at Northaven United Methodist Church in the 11200 block of Preston Road was burglarized around 9:40 a.m.
Around 4:30 p.m., merchandise was stolen from Ulta Beauty at Inwood Village.
Arrested at 4:49 p.m.: a 58-year-old woman suspected of shoplifting from Dilliard’s at NorthPark Center.
Merchandise was stolen around 6 p.m. from Gap in the Preston Royal shopping center.
Around 10 a.m. a vehicle parked in the 4400 block of Northcrest Road was burglarized.
A business in Preston Forest Square reported that a phone was stolen from the store around 2:50 p.m.
A vehicle was stolen around 12:30 p.m. from the 7200 block of Stonetrail Drive.
Arrested at 1:40 p.m.: a 33-year-old woman suspected of shoplifting from Macy’s at NorthPark Center.
Arrested at 4:31 p.m.: a 19-year-old man suspected of shoplifting from Dilliard’s at NorthPark Center.
Merchandise was stolen around 6:50 p.m. from Microsoft at NorthPark Center.