Police Suspect Juveniles In Random Car Damage
Several cars were damaged in what West U. Police think might be a case of juvenile mischief. On June 23, the rear window of a car in the 4200 block of Bissonnet was smashed, and the paint was scratched on the hood of a car parked in the 3000 block of Quenby. The rear window of a car in the 3100 block of Albans was broken out on June 24.
A car burglary was reported on June 23 in the 3000 block of Cason. The theft occurred between 8 p.m. June 22 and 2:50 a.m. June 23. A 2002 black Ford Expedition was parked in front of the residence on the north side of Cason, and was entered through the unlocked driver’s side door. A stolen debit card was used to buy a drink at a local gas station. Another car burglary was reported on June 25 in the 3400 block of Rice.
Around 3 a.m. June 26 an officer saw a car in the 4200 block of Riley leaving city limits at “a high rate of speed” and making unsafe turns. The officer pulled the driver over in the 4000 block of Lanark. The stop ended in the arrest of the driver for being a minor driving under the influence.
Two driver’s were arrested for having no driver’s license or car insurance, one on June 26 in the 5300 block of Sewanee and one on June 27 in the 6300 block of Buffalo Speedway.