BLOTTER: Police reports for December 30th | crime
SHOOTING: Police are investigating a shooting incident in Jordan Gardens. The officials reacted to a report of “heard shots” at 6:34 pm on Tuesday. A witness told officers they heard the gunfire and found cartridge cases nearby. The officials said they found a car that was hit by three bullets.
BREAK-IN: Officials are investigating a break-in on Niagara Street at 1:38 a.m. on Wednesday. The police did not want to disclose where the incident took place on the street. The victim was not at home at the time of the break-in, but informed the emergency services that he was watching two suspects in the house with a surveillance camera. The victim said she fled the house after telling suspects that police were reacting. The entire incident was captured on video, which was reviewed by police, who said the suspects appeared to be armed with black handguns.
ROBBERY: Police are investigating a robbery on an undisclosed block on Sixth Street at 3:45 a.m. on Wednesday. A male victim told officials that he was walking in the area when he was approached by two male suspects in dark clothes who asked if he had any money. When the suspect told the suspects he had no money, they slapped him four times in the face. The victim said he fell to the ground where he was kicked in the face and back before the suspects ran out of the area. The victim said the suspects took his wallet and cell phone with them.
THEFT: Officers are investigating a shoplifting incident in a store on Block 700 on Builders Way. A loss prevention chief told police that from 4:40 p.m. on Christmas Eve, video surveillance showed two male suspects were loading a shopping cart with 20 250-foot rolls of wire and then pushing the shopping carts out of the store without paying for the goods. The wire was valued at $ 2,000.
BREAK-IN: Officials are investigating a break-in on LaSalle Avenue at 11 a.m. on Friday. The police did not want to disclose where the incident took place on the street. The victim told police that clothing, video game systems and seven boxing fans were taken from her home.
ATTACK: Police are investigating an attack on the 1000 block on South Avenue at 7:40 p.m. Monday. A female victim told officials that she was walking home from a shop when a male suspect attacked her by slapping her several times in the head and then knocking her to the ground. The victim said the suspect then fled the area.