7/19 — Leave Child in Open Vehicle
1200 block of W. Kennedale Parkway
At 1:06 a.m. an officer observed a vehicle parked at a convenience store. The officer observed an unattended child in the vehicle. Medics were called due to the vehicle being turned off and the child appeared to be sweating heavily. Several minutes later the mother of the child came out to the vehicle. She at first refused to identify herself to the officer. After several minutes the officer was able to identify the female. She was charged with failure to identify and leaving a child in a vehicle. A report was made to CPS as well.
7/19 — Application for Mental Detention and Observation
1000 block of Bowman Springs Drive
At 9:20 p.m. officers responded to a domestic disturbance. An adult male was located in the front of a residence. The male appeared to be in mental and physical distress. The male’s parents were present and stated that he has a history of narcotics usage. The male was transported by ambulance to JPS Hospital for an emergency mental detention and evaluation as well as a medical evaluation.
7/20 — Burglary of Vehicle
1100 block of E. Kennedale Parkway
At 10:39 a.m. an officer received a report of a vehicle burglary. Unknown suspect(s) had entered a vehicle that was for sale and removed the stereo unit. The vehicle was left unsecured over the weekend.
7/20 — Application for Mental Detention and Observation
300 block of S. New Hope Road
At 9:21 p.m. officers responded to a report of a suspicious person. Residents reported that a male was walking in the area and was behaving strangely. Officers located the male in a nearby field. The male, who was clad only in undershorts, stated that he removed his clothing to go swimming. He stated that he was in Waco at his parents house. The male was disoriented and confused, appearing to be under the influence of a narcotic. The male was taken into custody for an emergency mental detention and evaluation. He was transported to JPS Hospital without incident.
7/21 — Theft $2,500 to $30,000
200 block of Valley Lane
At 11:27 a.m. an officer received a report of a stolen vehicle.
7/21 — Criminal Mischief $2,500 to $30,000
1100 block of W. Kennedale Parkway
At 4:48 p.m. an officer received a report of damage to a business. A company employee became upset with the on-site manager and threw the cash registers to the floor. The employee left before officers arrived.
7/22 — Recovered Stolen Vehicle (Other Agency)
100 block of Peachtree Court
At 12:21 a.m. officers were notified of a stolen vehicle located in Kennedale. The vehicle was located and confirmed to be stolen out of Arlington. The vehicle was impounded to be held for the Arlington Police Department.
7/23 — Burglary
6900 block of E. Kennedale Parkway
At 4:09 p.m. a victim reported that unknown person(s) entered his home and removed a 9mm handgun. The burglary occurred while the owner was out of town.
7/23 — Assault Bodily Injury (Family Violence)
100 block of Peachtree Court
At 5:00 p.m. a victim reported being assaulted by her boyfriend. The assault occurred during an argument. The victim’s nose was bloody from being punched by a closed fist. The suspect left before officers arrived.
7/23 — Burglary
4300 block of S. Eden Road
At 6:08 a.m. a victim reported that a power drill was removed from his business. The victim was able to identify a suspect.
7/24 — Application for Mental Detention and Observation
600 block of N. Little School Road
At 7:26 p.m. officers responded to a domestic disturbance. A father and his juvenile son were located. The son was experiencing mental distress and was determined to be a threat to himself and others. The juvenile was transported to JPS Hospital for an emergency mental detention and evaluation.
7/25 — Theft Under $100
100 block of N. Dick Price Road
At 4:48 p.m. an officer received a theft report. A victim reported unknown person(s) removed a floor jack and tools from his property.
7/25 — Application for Mental Detention and Observation
800 block of Whitley Court
At 8:55 p.m. officers responded to a report of an emotionally disturbed person. An adult male was located who appeared to be in serious mental and physical distress. He was transported to JPS Hospital for treatment and an emergency mental detention and evaluation.
NOTE: The above items are based on police reports. They do not include calls for which no report was written, and some of these offenses — after further investigation — may be deemed unfounded. Therefore, this data should not be viewed as or used to calculate official statistics.