Resident Robbed In Front Of Home

April 8, 2009

A resident of the 6600 block of Mercer was robbed while gathering things out of her vehicle in front of her home around 10:41 p.m. March 30. The victim told police that as she was getting her property out of the car, two black men pulled up next to her and demanded her purse. Police are investigating.

West U. Police responded to a call on March 29 concerning a lewd phone call to a juvenile. The juvenile, a resident of the 3400 block of Robinhood, received the call on a cell phone. Police are investigating.

A traffic stop around 1:17 p.m. ended in the arrest of the driver and passenger on warrants. Police stopped the car for speeding in the 6500 block of Buffalo Speedway. According to reports, the driver has three active warrants out of the Houston Police Department and Tomball Police Department. The passenger has a parole violation warrant out in Yuma Sheriff’s Office in Arizona. The driver was taken to the West University Place Police Department and the passenger was taken to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

The death of an elderly resident’s son revealed that the son fraudulently used his mother’s information to purchase a vehicle. The fraud was discovered by family members when the suspect died unexpectedly.

A resident told police on March 30 that his personal information was used to open several credit cards in various department stores in Louisiana. The victim believes his information was stolen during a recent trip.

A driver pulled over in the 2800 block of Georgetown around 12:47 a.m. March 31 was arrested, according to police reports, for driving with a suspended license and being in possession of more than 2 ounces of Marijuana. The driver was stopped for failing to signal a turn onto Wakeforest from Plumb.

Two men were arrested behind the Marquis II bar on Bissonnet after police saw them fighting. They were both charged with disorderly conduct, fighting in a public place.

Responding to a suspicious vehicle call around 1:29 a.m. April 2, police found a woman asleep in her car at the intersection of Annapolis and Fenwood. The woman was arrested for public intoxication.

Around 11 a.m. April 2, a West U. officer checked the registration of a vehicle on the road. The vehicle did not have insurance, and police discovered the driver had no driver’s license. The driver was arrested.

A moped driver was arrested for multiple traffic violations, including driving with an invalid license, after being pulled over in the 6100 block of Buffalo Speedway around 11:34 p.m. April 2.

A driver stopped in the 5800 block of Buffalo Speedway around 10:29 a.m. April 3 for an expired inspection sticker was arrested for driving with an invalid license. Another driver was arrested for driving with an invalid license on April 3 after being pulled over in the 3200 block of Nottingham.

A driver was arrested for having no driver’s license and his vehicle towed after police pulled him over April 3 for having a tinted license plate cover.

A resident came to the police station on April 3 to report harassing e-mails from her ex-husband.

A juvenile was arrested for public intoxication around 12:58 a.m. April 4. Police saw a group of juveniles surrounding a car parked in the 2800 block of Duke, and approached the car. One of the juveniles was found to be intoxicated and was arrested.

Police pulled over a driver in the 2600 block of Centenary on April 4 for driving a vehicle with an unsecured child inside. The driver was arrested for driving with a suspended license.

A resident in the 4200 block of Emory told police on April 4 that he was attacked and bitten by his neighbor’s dog. He went to a nearby clinic for treatment of his injury.

A purse was reported stolen from a home in the 3700 block of Sunset on April 4. Police found no signs of forced entry.

A driver was arrested for possession of marijuana around 7:41 p.m. April 4 after a traffic stop for speeding in the 6400 block of Buffalo Speedway.

On April 4 police were called to the 2600 block of Talbot in reference to a man laying in a front yard not moving. According to reports, when police spoke with the man, he had red, glossy eyes, slurred speech and was unsteady on his feet. He was arrested for public intoxication.

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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