Motor Vehicle Theft
Date & Time Occurred: 11/5/2021 2:38 pm
Date & Time Reported: 11/5/2021 2:45 pm
Location: Taylor Ave.
Synopsis: An unaffiliated contractor working in the area of Taylor Ave. and Duncan Ave. reported his truck had been stolen. A review of the CCTV camera footage revealed an unknown subject entered a vehicle parked in front of the truck, but was unable to start it. The subject left the area and returned, entered the truck and left the area. The incident was reported to the SLMPD. The truck was later recovered, however it was missing the catalytic converter and exhaust pipe.
Disposition: Referred to the SLMPD.
Stolen Motor Vehicle
Date & Time Occurred: 1/22/2021 1:07 am
Date & Reported: 1/22/2021 8:81 am
Location: 4444 Forest Park Ave.
Synopsis: A WUSM owned van was stolen from the 4444 Forest Park Avenue Building where it had been parked overnight. Shortly after it was reported stolen, an employee of business several miles away called to report the van was in the alley behind his business. Officers went to recover the vehicle and discovered the catalytic converter had been stolen in addition to a large quantity of tools that had been inside the van. A check of the CCTV cameras revealed unknown subjects drove to the area in a silver four door vehicle and stole the van at approximately 1:07 am.
Disposition: Referred to the SLMPD. Investigation Ongoing.