Police Blotter: Purse Stolen at Estate Sale, Expensive Bikes Stolen

Wheaton police reports, June 30-July 15


$5,000 in Bike Equipment Stolen

Someone stole two bikes and bike accessories, totaling $5,000, from a garage in the 700 block of West Street between 2:40 and 2:45 p.m.


Purse Stolen at Estate Sale

A woman reported someone stole her purse at an estate sale she hosted in the 1900 block of Cromwell Drive between 9 a.m. and noon. The woman reported $650 in personal items were stolen, police said.

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Longboard Stolen From Open Garage

Someone stole a longboard from an open garage in the 700 block of Main Street between 11 p.m. Wednesday, July 11 and 8 a.m. Thursday.

Bike Stolen From Garage

A bike valued at $350 was taken from a garage in the 1000 block of Stoddard Avenue between 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 11 and 7:15 a.m. Thursday.

Cars Vandalized in Driveway

Someone scratched the hoods and let air out of the tires of two cars parked in a driveway in the 100 block of Hawkins Circle between 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 11 and 8 a.m. Thursday.


Police Report 3 Bike Thefts

  • Someone stole two bikes, totaling $2,800, from a garage in the 1700 block of Marian Street between 2 and 6 p.m.
  • Someone stole a bike from a front yard in the 1000 block of Stoddard Avenue between 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 10 and 5:30 a.m. Wednesday.


$2,450 in Computer Equipment Stolen From Car

Someone stole a laptop and computer accessories from a car in the 900 block of Crescent Street around midnight. The cost of the stolen items is $2,450, police said.

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BIll I July 18, 2012 at 03:52 PM
Hate to say it Ann, but the police aren't in the business of deciminating what should pass as common sense. If you don't have it that's not the city or the PD responsibility or problem.


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