Crime Report: West U Police Arrest Driver with Pot
Possession of narcotics
At 1:47 pm, an officer conducted a traffic stop in the 6700 block of Stella Link on a vehicle for failing to signal his turn. During the course of the traffic investigation, it was discovered that the driver was in possession of marijuana. The driver was arrested for the offense of possession of marijuana.
Burglary of building
At 2:19 pm, an officer was dispatched to the 3800 block of University, in reference to a burglary of a building that had already occurred. The victim advised that an unknown person made entry into her detached garage and stole her leaf blower. Information was gathered and a report was generated.
An officer was dispatched to the WUPD lobby in reference to a theft that occurred in the 4200 block of Bellaire Blvd. The officer arrived and learned that sometime between 5:50pm and 6:00pm on 1/17/13 an unidentified suspect removed the victim’s iPhone from his gym bag without his effective consent.
Driving while license suspended
An officer stopped a vehicle for speeding (53mph in a 30mph zone) in the 6200 block of Buffalo Speedway. The driver was found to be driving while license invalid with a previous conviction and no current insurance. The driver was taken into custody and booked into the WUPD jail without incident.