Police Beat: 9/10-9/16

Police Beat: 9/10-9/16

TKC Staff

Des Peres Police Department

 

On Monday, September 10, 2018, subject drove the wrong way on westbound Manchester Rd. Vehicle was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes and became stuck in the median. Subject realized she made a right turn onto WB Manchester Rd. and when she went to turn around she got stuck in the mud. Subjects vehicle was pulled out of the mud by her husband and was turned around and went on her way.

On Monday, September 10, 2018, welfare check at Walgreens. Subject walking near Manchester and appeared disoriented.

On Monday, September 10, 2018, welfare check at 12804 Manchester. Subject in white minivan appeared slumped at wheel. Contact made, subject on cell phone.

On Tuesday, September 11, 2018, an employee was walked to her vehicle due to a suspicious subject in the mall.

On Tuesday, September 11, 2018, subject trespassing on the 600 block of Westledge Ct. Subject has been seen on the porch repeatedly.

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, suspicious person in the 1500 block of Fawnvalley. Male subject walking down the street and appeared he was drinking.

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, Des Peres assisted Kirkwood Police Department as they attempted to stop a car on I-270 near Big Bend. The car did not pull over until the McDonalds parking lot on Manchester Rd. Officers stood by while the Kirkwood Officer conducted the car stop.

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, Passerby advised they saw smoke coming from the 270 garage. Construction crew on scene and it was dust related to construction.

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, suspicious vehicle parked at 2345 Dougherty Ferry Rd. Uber driver waiting on a fare.

On Thursday, September 13, 2018, a counterfeit bill was passed at Chick-fil-A and at Champs. Same suspect for both.

On Friday, September 15, lawn equipment stolen at 1000 block of Haversham.

On Friday, September 15, girl on a bike ran into gray Volvo and fell off bike.  Girl stated she was ok and rode off. Owner of vehicle wanted notes taken on incident.

 

Glendale Police Department

 

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, a resident of the 100 block of Edwin Avenue reported a home invasion and assault at her residence. The resident stated she returned home and was confronted by an unknown male suspect inside her home. The Glendale Police Department is being assisted by the St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons Unit.

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, a resident of the unit block of Edwin Avenue reported a suspicious male ringing her door bell for the past several minutes then walking away from her residence. Police searched the area to no avail.

On Thursday, September 13, 2018, a resident of the 200 block of Elm Avenue reported hearing her front door open while she and her child were inside the house. Investigation revealed the door was apparently opened by someone dropping off an order form for the cub scouts.

On Thursday, September 13, 2018, a resident of the 200 block of Elm Avenue reported finding what appeared to be a silver teaspoon in her front yard. Police seized the spoon as found property.

On Thursday, September 13, 2018, police responded to a disturbance at the Glendale Chrysler Jeep Dodge Dealership, 10070 Manchester Road. The delivery driver for a nearby dealership was advised to leave the property and not return.

On Friday, September 14, 2018, a suspicious occupied vehicle was reported parked in the 900 block of Chelsea Avenue. Police searched the area, however, the vehicle was gone upon officers’ arrival.

On Friday, September 14, 2018, a resident of the 1300 block of Greentree Lane reported two credit/debit cards were stolen from inside her unlocked vehicle while it was parked in front of her residence sometime overnight. The stolen credit/debit cards were fraudulently used to make illegal purchases in excess of $8,000 at St. Louis area stores. Police are investigating.

On Friday, September 14, 2018, a resident of the 900 block of Moreland reported a suspicious occupied vehicle near his home. The vehicle was occupied by a workman waiting for another resident of the 900 block of Moreland to return home so he could finish a work job.

On Saturday, September 15, 2018, police responded to a family disturbance in the 1000 block of Joanna Avenue. The disturbance was verbal in nature only and the parties agreed to separate for the evening.

 

Kirkwood Police Department

 

On Tuesday, September 11, 2018, a guest at the Best Western Hotel (1200 South Kirkwood Road), at approximately 3:45 AM, observed two individuals breaking into his parked vehicle. Upon being noticed, the two suspects fled the area and were not located. The responding officers discovered a total of four vehicles which had been broken into.

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, a gas station in the 11100 block of Manchester reported the driver of a tan in color 2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee failed to pay for $30.01 in fuel. The responding officer is investigating.

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, two suspects stole four tires with rims from the rear of a parked pick-up truck on the 1220 South Kirkwood Road parking lot. The theft occurred at approximately 6:30 PM. The investigation is ongoing.

On Thursday, September 13, 2018, a resident in the 600 block Evans reported the theft of 4 wheels and tires stolen from the side of his garage which was in his backyard. The theft occurred between 09/06/2018 and 09/13/2018. The stolen items are described as: Pirelli 19″ summer edition tires, valued at $1300.00 and BMW 7 series 19″ aluminum alloy wheels, valued at $ 1200.00.

On Friday, September 14, 2018, a patron from a 200 South Kirkwood Road business reported her vehicle was purposefully damaged while parked in the parking garage.

On Friday, September 14, 2018, a Kirkwood High School student reported his bicycle was stolen from the bicycle rack near the theatre building while he attended the football game. The bicycle was not locked to the bicycle rack. The bicycle is described as a blue Diamondback Mountain Bike with a red stripe.

On Saturday, September 15, 2018, the Kirkwood Farmers Market owner reported the overnight theft of two gas powered generators and an “old and beat up” pick-up truck. The truck is a two-tone color with red on top and silver on the bottom half. The stolen items have been entered as stolen and the investigation is ongoing.

On Sunday, September 16, multiple vehicle owners on Rockridge, Orleans, Limestone and Alsobrook reported their unlocked vehicles were unlawfully entered overnight. Some of the vehicles were damaged when entry was gained and one vehicle had damage consistent with someone attempting to steal the vehicle. Reported stolen items include: credit cards (which were immediately used), a handgun, cell phone and cash.

During the week of September 10 through September 16, two shoplifting cases were reported and investigated from businesses in the 1000-1200 block of South Kirkwood Road.

During the week of September 10 through September 16, along with regular calls for service and traffic enforcement, the Kirkwood Police Department responded to 27 residential/business alarms, 32 motor vehicle accidents and assisted the Fire/EMS Department on 63 calls.