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August 6, 2013

POLICE BLOTTER: Customer checks stolen from business

Following are some of the offenses, investigations and calls for service reported by the Weatherford Police Department for the period 6 a.m. Monday to 6 a.m. Tuesday:

Stolen checks

Police responded to a burglary call at 9 p.m. Monday at a business in the 1600 block of Holland Lake Drive. Police reportedly discovered that an unknown number of payment checks from customers was taken from a night drop box.

Compressor stolen

A resident in the 1200 block of West Ball Street reported the theft of an air compressor, on wheels, with a hose attached. The compressor was valued at $300.

CALLS FOR SERVICE

Monday


10:15 a.m., disturbance, 200 block of College Park Drive.

10:46 a.m., burglary of a habitation, 1700 block of Martin Drive.

11:15 a.m., theft, 1800 South Main Street.

11:30 a.m., criminal trespass, 1500 block of Franklin Street.

12:01 p.m., harassment, 1200 block of Clear Lake Road.

12:45 p.m., criminal trespass, 1500 block of Franklin Street.

1:08 p.m., criminal trespass, 100 block of East Interstate 20.

1:15 p.m., hit-and-run wreck, 1400 block of Holland Lake Drive.

3:20 p.m., suspicious person, 1800 block of South Main Street.

3:27 p.m., theft of service, block of 1800 South Main Street.

5:04 p.m., missing person, 900 block of East Josephine Street.

8:19 p.m., drugs, 400 block of Norton Street.

9:15 p.m., suspicious person, 300 block of West Lee Avenue.

9:59 p.m., suspicious person, 100 block of East Bridge Street.

10:36 p.m., suspicious vehicle, 100 block of West Oak Street.

11:38 p.m., suspicious vehicle, 1200 block of Holland Lake Drive.

Tuesday

12:10 a.m., suspicious vehicle, 1400 block of Holland Lake Drive.

12:14 a.m., suspicious vehicle, 400 block of Santa Fe Drive.

12:18 a.m., suspicious vehicle, 200 block of Adams Drive.

12:32 a.m., suspicious person with an arrest made, 2500 block of South Main Street.

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