SKULDUGGERY OF THE WEEK: SORRY BUT I GOTTA RUN
5 a.m. on Feb. 13, a resident of the 4000 block of Miramar Avenue found a trespasser in the garage, who fled. The resident confronted the rascal, who apologized before jumping over a brick wall. Police found the resident’s $600 golf bag and clubs in the 4000 block of Miramar Avenue.
Between 2:25 p.m. on Feb. 7 and 2:25 p.m. on Feb. 10, a vandal caused $1,400 in damage to two stone horse statues from a home in the 4600 block of Belclaire Avenue in an attempt to pry them off the ground.
Between 9:45 p.m. on Feb. 11 and 7 a.m. on Feb. 12, a thief stole a silver 2014 Chevrolet Silverado containing a briefcase and .380 Sig Sauer pistol from the 4600 block of North Versailles Avenue. The vehicle and its contents was found using OnStar, and was processed and returned to its owner.
Between noon on Feb. 12 and 11 a.m. on Feb. 13, a thief entered a blue 1980 Jeep CJ7 in the 4400 block of Westway Avenue and stole a speaker box with speakers inside.
Between midnight and 9 a.m., a vandal caused $300 in damage to a blue 2004 Honda Element in the 4500 block of Abbott Avenue.
Between 10 p.m. on Feb. 8 and 8 a.m. on Feb. 9, a burglar broke into a black 2013 GMC Yukon SUV in the 4100 block of Stanford Avenue and stole the third-row seat.
Between 5 p.m. on Feb. 8 and 9 a.m. on Feb. 9, a burglar broke into a black 2008 GMC Yukon SUV in the 4100 block of Southwestern Boulevard and stole the third-row seat.
Between noon and 5:46 p.m., a burglar broke into a gold 2004 Dodge Durango in Snider Plaza and stole a $200 Michael Kors clutch containing seven credit cards.
At 1 a.m., Jackson Hampton Denney, 22, of University Park, was arrested in the 3400 block of Normandy Avenue on a charge of assault causing bodily injury.
At 11:30 p.m., a burglar broke into a gold 2007 Toyota Highlander in the 3100 block of Westminster Avenue and stole a $200 iPhone 5. Nathan Edmund Utkov, 21, of Dallas, was arrested on a charge of robbery.
At 2:59 a.m., Maria C. Candido, 21, of University Park, was arrested in the 3800 block of Bryn Mawr Drive on a charge of public intoxication.
At 1 p.m., Kenrick Antonio Washington, 19, of Cedar Hill, was arrested in the 3800 block of University Boulevard on a charge of aggravated robbery with a firearm.
Between 5:30 and 9:05 p.m., a burglar broke into a white 2011 Cadillac Escalade SUV in the 4300 block of Greenbrier Drive and stole the third-row seat.
Between 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 13 and 10 a.m. on Feb. 14, a thief entered a gray 2013 Chevrolet Impala in the 2900 block of Rosedale Avenue and stole a $500 HP laptop.