Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Aug. 27 – Aug. 28, 2012

Today’s Good News
Fourth Precinct Officers Michael DiSalvo and Steve Rawlings recently responded to investigate a burglary and theft of a bicycle. The victim spotted a man riding his bicycle on East Broad Street at night and called police. Officer DiSalvo stopped the possible thief walking on the street and with the assistance of Officer Rawlings, the man admitted to stealing the bike and told the officers he had hidden it nearby. The man was charged with burglary and the bicycle returned to its owner. Good work officers!

DISCLAIMER: The following incidents are preliminary in nature and are subject to change after investigation.  Please note that the entries listed below do not cover every incident from overnight. The listings are subject to the judgment of staff officers’ sense of what is noteworthy.


1st Precinct
8/27/12            5:15 p.m.
900 block of North 30th Street
A female reported she was assaulted by a known female. An arrest was made.

2nd Precinct
8/25/12            5:00 p.m.
6800 block of Midlothian Turnpike
A male reported he was assaulted and robbed by a known male.

3rd Precinct
8/27/12            7:55 p.m.
6800 block of Midlothian Turnpike
A male reported he was robbed at gunpoint by two unknown males.
PROPERTY CRIMES                                                                                     

1st Precinct
8/27/12                                    2:30 a.m. – 2:35 a.m.
2300 block of Selden Street
An unknown person(s) stole a vehicle that was left running with keys in the ignition.

3rd Precinct
8/25/12 – 8/26/12            9:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m.
6600 block of Wexford Lane
An unknown person(s) entered the unlocked vehicle and stole jewelry.

4th Precinct
8/26/12 – 8/27/12            10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
4500 block of West Seminary Avenue
An unknown person(s) broke into the shed and stole a generator.