1/06 - Assault by Contact - 200
block of Chapellet Street: At 12:36 a.m. an officer responded to a report of domestic
abuse. A husband advised that his wife had assaulted him during an argument.
The wife confirmed the assault but stated that it was necessary to get out of a
threatening situation. The husband agreed to leave for the night and a report
has been forwarded to investigators for follow-up.
1/06 – Theft under $100 - 100
block of W. Kennedale Parkway: At 9:45 a.m. an officer responded to a theft. A
store employee and a witness both described a female suspect who left the store
with several items that weren’t paid for. The suspect entered a black Chevrolet
Camaro and left. The witness obtained a photo of the suspect and vehicle to
1/06 - Application for Mental
Detention and Observation - 900 block of Shady Oaks Drive: At 5:50 p.m. a
female had contacted a crisis hot line in Fort Worth and made threats of
suicide. Officers were given numerous addresses before locating the female at a
relative’s residence. The female did admit to making the call and was taken
into custody for an emergency mental detention and evaluation. She was transported
to JPS Hospital by an officer.
1/07 - Incident - 1000 block of
Bowman Springs Road: At 3:38 a.m. an officer stopped a vehicle for traffic
violations. The vehicle contained a male and two females. The male stated that
he was driving from Georgia with the females and was meeting a friend at a
Walmart parking lot. The male stated they were meeting his friend in order to
obtain Texas drivers licenses for the females. The two females were legal immigrants
who spoke no English. Using a language translation line, the officer determined
that the females were told they would receive driver licenses if they came to
Texas with the male. They did not say why they needed a Texas license if they
were Georgia residents. The male was finally released after being identified
fully and it was determined there was nothing to hold him on. DHS and the Joint
Terrorism Task Force were both contacted about the situation. It was believed
that the females may have been brought here as part of a human trafficking attempt.
The females were detained by the officer until a womens shelter could be
located to take them and help them return to Georgia. They were transported and
released to a shelter the next morning in order to return home.
1/07 - Incident - 200 block of
Mistletoe Drive: At 10:28 a.m. a victim reported that her adult son is threatening
her over the use of a vehicle. The son has sent multiple threatening texts for
several days, demanding that she return the vehicle.
1/07 - Criminal Mischief $100
to $750 - 500 block of N. Dick Price Road: At 8:08 p.m. a victim reported to
police that her home had been broken into. The female stated that when she came
home after being gone for several hours, unknown person(s) had broken out a
bedroom window and left the front and back doors open. Nothing was reported
missing from the home. It is unknown why the suspect(s) entered the residence.
1/08 - Driving While
Intoxicated - 100 block of W. Kennedale Parkway: At 12:44 a.m. an officer observed
a vehicle in a business parking area that had run up onto a curb and was
stopped. The vehicle was running with a passed out female behind the steering
wheel. The female was awakened and smelled of an alcoholic beverage. She was
unable to successfully complete a field sobriety assessment. She was arrested
for transport to jail for booking and a blood draw.
1/08 – Theft $100 to $750 - 100
block of W. Kennedale Parkway: At 9:34 a.m. a business manager reported that an
employee had charged several hundred dollars onto a gift card and left work.
The offense occurred on 12/31/2018 and the employee never returned to work.
1/08 – Theft under $100 - 6700
block of Oak Crest Drive E.: At 10:20 a.m. a victim reported that a known male
suspect had stolen two temporary license tags from the business. The suspect
used the tags on a personal vehicle that was recorded driving on toll roads.
1/09 - Assault Bodily Injury
- 900 block of Wildcat Way: At 8:00 a.m. a school resource officer received a report
of an assault at a school. The victim and suspect are both juveniles. Based on
information provided to the officer, a case will be referred to the juvenile justice
1/10 - Incident - 800 block of
Sublett Road: At 4:34 p.m. an officer responded to a call to assist another
agency. An Arlington police officer had observed a vehicle in a traffic circle
stop against a curb. The female driver appeared to be unconscious. The officer
was unable to access the interior due to it being locked. The Kennedale Fire/Rescue
responded and broke a rear window to access the vehicle interior. She was found
to have diabetic supplies and may have had a diabetic episode. She was transported
to Mansfield Methodist Hospital and her vehicle was impounded for safe keeping.
1/11 - Abandoned/ Found Property - 3700 block of S. New Hope Road: At 3:53
p.m. an officer was contacted by a resident who stated that he found a wallet
on the ground. The identification in the wallet had an address for the owner.
Upon arriving at the residence, a female stated that the wallet belonged to a
male who was at work in Dallas County. The male was contacted and did confirm
the wallet was his. He was instructed on how to pick up the wallet and
contents. It was placed in property for safe keeping.
1/10 - Hit and Run Accident - 300 block of Linda Road: At 8:52 p.m. officers
responded to a hit and run accident. A Dodge pickup had left the roadway and
struck a residence before backing away and leaving. The vehicle was located a
short distance away and the driver, who was not present, later returned while
officers were investigating. The driver was wanted on an active arrest warrant
and was taken into custody. He was also charged with leaving the scene of the