Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

March 5, 2013

Police deal with assorted recent mischief


Mineral Wells Index

— By CHRIS AGEE



According to Mineral Wells police, officers responded to a number of area property crimes over the past several days.



Computer caper

A complainant in the 400 block of County Club Parkway reported a known subject entered the residence through an unlocked door and removed a desktop computer without permission.

The police report filed Feb. 26 does not include an estimated value of the stolen item.



Ransacked remodelers

A residence in the 1400 block of S.E. 19th Street was undergoing a remodeling project when a complainant said someone forced open the home’s back door and took a grill and some extension cords.

According to the report filed Feb. 26, the combined value of the items taken is estimated at $100.



Petty cash

An unknown subject entered an unlocked vehicle in the 200 block of Lasater Lane, according to a police report filed Feb. 26.

The individual made off with the complainant’s purse, which contained a bank card and $8 in cash, the report indicates.

In another incident, a complainant in the 1300 block of S.E. 20th Street reported someone broke the side window of a vehicle parked at the location and removed an unknown amount of change.



Television vanishing act

A complainant in the 1300 block of S.E. 2nd Street reported returning from an out of town trip to discover a television missing.

The report filed Saturday does not include an estimated value of the television or any information regarding how the suspect gained entry to the residence.



Billfold bandit

According to a report filed Sunday, an individual removed $2,300 from an acquaintance’s wallet.

The report was filed in the 6800 block of U.S. Highway 180 East.