West U Crime Report Roundup: Seven crimes reported in a week

April 26, 2016

Only seven crimes were reported in West U from April 15th to the 22nd, according to the latest West University Place Police Department Weekly Crime Report. The report also revealed that on three days, April 17-18 and April 22, no crimes were reported.

Identity theft was the first crime. On April 15, at 7:17 p.m. an officer was dispatched to the 4200 block of Tennyson in response to a possible identity theft. The officer gathered the information and a report was generated.

Three hours later an officer was dispatched to the Harris County Jail to pick up a subject with outstanding warrants with West U and Pearland. The subject was taken into custody and transported to the West U jail.

On the morning of April 16, an officer saw a recently struck parked vehicle in the 2900 block of University Boulevard. The officer made contact with the vehicle owner and discovered that an unknown vehicle had struck the parked vehicle. An accident report was generated.

A suspicious person in the 5500 block of Kirby attempting to open doors to businesses prompted an officer to be dispatched. Upon arrival, the officer located a subject matching the description at a business in the 5300 block of Kirby. After interviewing the subject, the officer determined the subject to be intoxicated. He was subsequently arrested for public intoxication.

The next reported crime, on April 19, started when an officer saw a vehicle travelling westbound in the 3600 block of University Boulevard. The officer later observed the vehicle failing to stop at a designated stopping point at the 6200 block of Edloe. A traffic stop was conducted in the 3700 block of University and upon further investigation, the driver was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia. The driver was issued a citation for the possession.

On April 20, an officer conducted a welfare check in the 3800 block of Rice Boulevard.

The last reported crime was on April 21, when an officer conducted a follow up to an investigation on a delayed report of an incident that happened on April 20. Facts were collected and a report was generated.

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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