Crime Log: April 4-10
There were 11 incidents of theft and three arrests from theft this past week.
April 15, 2014, 10:45 pm · Updated April 16, 2014, 1:31 am·
Bike theft: 1
Theft from building: 5
Retail theft: 3
Other theft: 2
Arrests from theft:
April 6, 2014: An unaffiliated 28-year-old female was arrested in connection with a retail theft.
April 7, 2014: An unaffiliated 20-year-old female was arrested in connection with a retail theft.
April 10, 2014: An unaffiliated 65-year-old male was arrested in connection with a retail theft.
April 4, 2014: At 11:15 a.m. an affiliated 30-year-old female, an unaffiliated 27-year-old female and an unaffiliated 24-year-old female reported that property was removed from a residence at 4224 Pine St. and that the front door was found open.
April 4, 2014: At 11 a.m. an affiliated 18-year-old male reported that his property was missing from his dorm room in the Rodney building of Ware College House, located at 3700 Spruce St. There were no signs of forced entry.
April 8, 2014: At 11:40 a.m. an affiliated 19-year-old male reported that items were missing from an unlocked room located at 4000 Pine St.
April 9, 2014: At 12:00 p.m. two affiliated 20-year-old females and an affiliated 21-year-old female reported that an unknown person gained entry into an apartment lobby at 4011 Chestnut St. and entered their unlocked apartment. Property was removed from the apartment.
April 5, 2014: At 8:00 p.m. an unaffiliated female reported that two unknown males who she picked up as cab fare ordered her to withdraw money from an ATM on the 3800 block of Market Street.
April 7, 2014: At 2:00 a.m. an unaffiliated female reported that she was tattooing a male in his home, located at 3908 Market St., when he began threatening her. The suspect then took the female’s cell phone from her hand and further threatened that he was getting his gun. The suspect chased the female out of his house with a gun in his hand. Police arrived and arrested the suspect, an unaffiliated 25-year-old male.
April 6, 2014: At about 9:20 p.m. PennComm observed graffiti painted on the Covenant sculpture, located on the 3900 block of Locust Walk.
April 10, 2014: At 11:00 p.m. an unaffiliated 34-year-old male reported being involved in an argument with his friend, who then smashed his car windows with a 2x4 piece of wood on the 3700 block of Spruce Street. As there were no injuries and the damage was under $5,000, a private criminal complaint was advised.
April 7, 2014: A confidential sex offense was reported.
April 8, 2014: At 3:20 p.m. an unaffiliated 19-year-old female attempted to cash a fraudulent check at TD Bank, located at 3735 Walnut St. The suspect was subsequently arrested.
April 8, 2014: At about 1:00 a.m. a person was stopped for a traffic violation at the intersection of 43rd and Locust Streets and the officer observed that the suspect’s eyes were bloodshot. The officer also smelled the odor of burnt marijuana ejecting from the vehicle. A green leafy substance in a bag, suspected to be marijuana, was also observed. The suspect, an unaffiliated 21-year-old male, was arrested.