07/17 – Burglary – 5700 block of Eden Road: At 12:45 p.m. a victim reported that his mother’s home, which has been vacant for several years, was burglarized by unknown person(s). Entry was achieved by forcing the rear door open. The offense occurred sometime during the last two weeks.
07/17 – Seized Property – 1000 block of Estates Drive: At 10:08 a.m. a complainant contacted police to report that her son had been involved in a burglary in a nearby city. The complainant gave the officer two cameras that were taken by the son. The son was interviewed by the officer in regards to the offense. The cameras were seized as evidence to be held. Arlington police will be contacted to follow-up.
07/18 – Possession of Controlled Substance – 200 block of W. Kennedale Parkway: At 6:22 p.m. officers responded to a hit and run accident. A red Chevrolet truck was reported to have struck another vehicle while the victim was turning into Chicken Express. The truck was located and stopped a short distance away. The hit and run driver appeared to be intoxicated and was unable to successfully complete a field sobriety assessment. He was arrested and transported to jail for booking. During the book-in process, the suspect was found to be in possession of cocaine hidden in his wallet. He was charged with that as well.
07/18 - Theft $750 to $2,500 – 200 block of Valley Lane: At 10:30 a.m. a victim reported that person(s) unknown entered his property through a gate and removed $750.00 in marine batteries. Suspect(s) also damaged a 2002 Ford truck and a game camera.
07/19 – Assault Bodily Injury – 700 block of W. Kennedale Parkway: At 8:46 a.m. officers responded to a reported assault. A business manager reported that he was assaulted by an employee. The employee, who had turned in his notice to quit, was present and spoke to officers. The victim displayed injuries consistent with the reported assault. The employee was arrested for the assault and transported to jail for booking.
07/19 – Abandoned/Found Property – 800 block of Trent Street: At 5:55 p.m. an officer responded to a citizen report of a found wallet. A wallet was found in the yard of a home on Trent Street. The owner could not be contacted and the wallet was entered into property and evidence for safekeeping.
07/21 – Possession of Controlled Substance – 300 block of S. Dick Price Road: At 12:22 a.m. an officer stopped a vehicle for speeding. Upon stopping, the female driver and male passenger both exited the vehicle. The officer ordered both subjects back into the vehicle. The driver complied but the passenger fled the scene, dropping an item as he ran. Back-up officers arrived but were unable to locate the male suspect. The dropped item turned out to be a cigarette package containing a glass pipe and methamphetamine. The driver, who verbally identified the passenger, stated that the car was a rental but dispatch confirmed that it was reported stolen in a strong-arm robbery in Dallas. The driver was placed under arrest and transported to jail for booking.
07/21 - Abandoned/Found Property – 400 block of Municipal Drive: At 2:57 p.m. a citizen reported finding a wallet in the ditch on New Hope Road. The wallet’s owner lives in Houston and his emergency contact stated that the owner of the wallet attends events at the Kennedale race tracks on weekends. The contact provided a number for the owner, who didn’t answer. The wallet was entered into property for safe keeping.
07/21 – Assault by Contact – 6700 block of Lindale Road: At 5:40 p.m. officers responded to a domestic disturbance. Witnesses reported that a male had assaulted a female by pushing her to the ground. The witnesses also reported that when they intervened the male pulled a knife on them. The suspect and victim were observed a short distance away leaving the scene together. The male denied pushing the female but did say he grabbed her. He also admitted to using the knife to keep the witnesses away as he felt threatened. The male was wanted on multiple warrants and was arrested for the warrants as well as the assault. He was transported to jail for booking.
07/22 – Vehicle Burglary – 7300 block of Batchelor Road: At 6:02 a.m. a victim reported that several employee cars at his business had been broken into overnight. A suspect was observed on video entering the storage yard where the unlocked vehicles were parked. Cash, electronics, and personal items were taken. The suspect also took a white Dodge Ram truck from another business that shares the same lot. Entry was gained by cutting the lock off of the gate.
07/22 – Fraudulent Use/Possession of Identifying Information – 400 block of Municipal Drive: At 3:00 p.m. a victim reported that person(s) unknown used his account at Sam’s Club to redeem rewards points. The suspect(s) used the victim’s information to have three gift cards sent to an address in Georgia. The victim has no idea how his information was accessed or who committed the offense.
07/24 – Assault by Contact – 700 block of Woodland Court: At 11:54 p.m. a victim reported that her intoxicated roommate struck her with a beer can. The suspect was arrested for the assault and transported to jail.