Skulduggery of the Week: Bad Call
At 1:30 p.m. Aug. 19, a thief stole $300 from a victim attempting to purchase a cell phone from the scoundrel in the 4400 block of South Versailles Avenue. The victim then got into his vehicle and attempted to pursue the lawbreaker.
At 1:45 a.m., Lisa Maria Richardson, 39, of Highland Park, was arrested in the 4400 block of Westway Avenue on a charge of assault causing bodily injury to a family member.
At 2:15 p.m., an armed robber stole a $50 silver money clip, $540 in cash, and a $300 iPhone 5S from a victim and $674 from TitleMax in the 4800 block of Lemmon Avenue.
At 1:26 a.m., Douglas Wayne Dill, 46, of Dallas, was arrested on Oak Lawn and Wycliff Avenue on a charge of driving while intoxicated.
Between 6 p.m. Aug. 13 and 6:30 a.m. Aug. 15, a burglar broke into a construction site in the 3200 block of Purdue Street and stole $20,583.73 in miscellaneous appliances.
At 1:40 p.m., a thief stole a package worth $50 from a house in the 3000 block of Westminster Avenue.
Between 7:30 a.m. and 5:20 p.m., a rapscallion stole the third-row seat from a gold 2014 GMC Yukon in the 3500 block of Asbury Avenue.
At 2:43 a.m., a shoplifter stole $105 in merchandise from CVS in the 3000 block of Mockingbird Lane.
At 7 p.m., Edgar A. Ceniceros, 26, of Dallas, was arrested in the 8000 block of Hillcrest Avenue on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.