Police Blotter: Several Tires Slashed Tuesday
The following information was supplied by the Royal Oak Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Thefts and breaking-and-entering incidents dominated reports to the Royal Oak Police Department during the past week.
Tires slashed at three locations Tuesday
- 30002 Woodward Ave., Royal Oak Ford: A person reported that someone slashed the tires on two vehicles parked in the lot.
- 30178 Woodward Ave., Ray's Auto Sales: A person reported that someone slashed the tires on two vehicles parked at the business.
- 3023 W. 13 Mile, Babock Oaks Co-Op: Royal Oak officers spoke to several people who reported that someone had slashed their tires. Five vehicles were damaged.
- 2200 block of Clawson, Dec. 2: A man reported that someone entered his unlocked home and stole his prescription medicine.
- 3000 block of Glenview, Dec. 2: A woman reported that someone entered her home, gaining access by breaking the window of the rear door, and stole an iPod.
- 3000 block of Maplewood, Dec. 2: A man reported that someone forced open the locked rear door of his home and stole a video game console, video games and an undisclosed amount of cash.
- 2700 block of West 13 Mile, Monday: A man reported that someone entered his unlocked home and stole his Xbox 360 gaming system and video games.
Items stolen from cars
- 200 block of South Minerva, Dec. 2: A woman reported that someone entered her unlocked vehicle and stole her purse, portable GPS unit and an undisclosed amount of currency.
- 4900 block of Coolidge, Dec. 2: A man reported that someone stole the catalytic converter from his 2003 Pontiac.
- 3800 block of Devon, Wednesday: A woman reported that someone entered her unlocked vehicle and stole an undisclosed amount of money.
- 26968 Woodward Ave., Mon Avi Daycare & Nursery Center, Monday: A woman reported that someone smashed the front passenger window of her vehicle and stole her purse.
- 1300 block of Hoffman, Monday: A man reported that someone entered his backyard to gain access to his neighbor’s yard. When he confronted the man, the man dropped a bag of aluminum cans and ran away, according to the police report.
- 29402 Woodward Ave, Pet Supplies Plus, Tuesday: A person reported that someone stole 15 wooden pallets from behind the business.
- 600 block of St. Charles, Wednesday: A woman reported that someone stole three packages from her front porch.
- 31542 Woodward Ave., Red Coat Tavern, Wednesday: A man reported that someone stole his watch from the men’s room after he set it down to wash his hands.
If you have any information on any of these incidents, call Royal Oak Police at (248) 246-3500.