07/25 – Emergency Medical Detention – 200 block of N. Sulphur Street: At 5:10 p.m. officers were dispatched to a disturbance at a group home. A resident of the home had become upset and was threatening a care-giver and another resident with harm using a metal pick. After being told several times to drop the weapon, the suspect finally complied with the officer’s request. He was transported to JPS Hospital for an emergency mental evaluation.
07/26 – Criminal Trespass – 800 block of Woodland Court: At 1:13 a.m. officers responded to a prowler call. Officers discovered a male outside of the residence. The male stated that he knew the resident of the home and wished to speak to her. The resident knew the male but did not want to see him. The resident requested that the male be given a trespass warning and escorted from the property.
07/26 – Murder – 1000 block of Belmont Drive: At 5:26 p.m. officers were dispatched to a possible shooting. On arrival the officers met with the 22 year old son of the homeowners. The son stated that his father had called a family member in Oklahoma earlier, stating that he had shot his wife and was about to shoot himself. The son provided a key to the residence and the officers went inside to check on the homeowners. Inside officers discovered a 46 year old male and a 47 year old female, both deceased, who were later confirmed to be husband and wife. It is believed that the husband shot and killed his wife and then himself over marital issues.
07/28 – Criminal Trespass – 1200 block of W. Kennedale Parkway: At 9:43 p.m. an officer responded to a report of a panhandler at a convenience store. After locating the suspect, a 27 year old pregnant female, she was issued a trespass warning at the request of management and escorted from the property.
07/29 – Emergency Mental Detention – 200 block of Pine Meadow Drive: At 2:16 a.m. officers responded to a report of a pregnant female attempting to harm herself. The female was located and had lacerations on her wrist that she had self-inflicted. The female was transported to JPS Hospital for a mental evaluation.
07/29 – Incident – 200 block of S. New Hope Road: At 8:54 p.m. officers responded to a report of an attempted abduction. A 6 year old female and a 7 year old male reported that an unknown adult male had attempted to get them into a vehicle. Due to conflicting suspect and vehicle information from the juveniles, it is unknown if this attempt really happened or not. A report was generated as a precaution in the event that the attempt is proven later to be true.
07/30 – Public Intoxication – 300 block of 3rd Street: At 2:31 a.m. officers observed a disturbance in the front yard of a residence. Two females were arguing and appeared to be intoxicated. The officers got everyone calmed and into their homes when one of the females came back outside and started another disturbance. The female was arrested for public intoxication and transported to jail. The second female was transported to a local hospital due to a high blood sugar issue.
07/30 – Aggravated Sexual Assault (Child) – 400 block of 3rd Street: At 7:26 a.m. officers responded to a report of a sexual assault of a child. The offense occurred earlier in the month and involved a six year old male victim and a ten year old male suspect, who is a neighbor of the victim. Officers took statements from several witnesses and detectives will follow up.
07/29 – Burglary – 1200 block of E. Kennedale Parkway: At 9:17 a.m. a victim reported that his business was burglarized in the early morning hours. Entry was made through an unsecured back door. Workers at a neighboring business observed two males leaving the property pushing a wheel barrow with tools in it. The witness used a vehicle to go after the suspects, who had disappeared. The wheel barrow and part of the tools were recovered and returned. Two saws valued at $1,600.00 were missing.
07/30 – Minor in Possession of Tobacco – 1200 block of W. Kennedale Parkway: At 2:49 a.m. an officer was advised of a sick male at a convenience store. The male was not observed but while interviewing a 17 year old female about the call, she was found to be in possession of cigarettes. It was discovered that the female used an older friend’s identification to purchase the tobacco. A citation was issued and the cigarettes confiscated as evidence.
07/29 – Criminal Mischief $100 to $750 – 600 block of Tower Drive: At 8:53 a.m. a victim reported that a company truck had been damaged overnight. Person(s) unknown broke out a rear window on a Dodge Ram truck. Nothing was taken from the vehicle.