Car Break-ins, Vandalism and Thefts: Police Blotter

Wheaton police reports, Aug. 26-29


Bike Stolen

Someone stole a $400 bike from the bike rack at the College Avenue train depot between 7 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 and 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29.

House Damage

Someone damaged a resident’s patio door in the 900 block of North Path between 3:15 and 4 p.m. The cost of damage is $200, police said.

Car Break-in

  • Someone broke into an unlocked 2007 Mitsubishi in the 700 block of Ralph Court and stole “various” personal items between 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 and 6 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29.
  • Someone broke into a blue 2002 Buick parked in the 1400 block of Morse Avenue and stole “various” personal items between 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 and 7 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29.

Car Vandalism

  • Someone damaged the rear window of a silver 2011 Honda hatchback parked in the 500 block of Wilshire Avenue between 10 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 and 6:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29.
  • Someone smashed the front windshield of a silver 2001 Honda Accord in the 800 block of Howard Street between 10 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 and 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29.


Bike Wheel Stolen

Someone stole a $200 bike wheel from a bike locked to a pole in the 300 block of Front Street between 1:45 and 5 p.m.


Break-in, Theft on Lakeview Drive

Someone broke into a building in the 2000 block of Lakeview Drive in Wheaton between 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25 and 7 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 26 and stole “various” items, police said.


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