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Cops Corner 04.21.17

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See what Plant City's finest have been up to lately.

The following information was gathered from incident and arrest reports obtained from the Plant City Police Department.

 

April 7

DIRTY CLOTHES, DIRTY DEEDS

600 block of Arbequina Court.

Theft: Officers met with complainant, who stated unknown suspect(s) had stolen a washer and a dryer from a property between Thursday, April 6, and Friday, April 7.

CATCH A CHARGE

700 block of North Wheeler Street.

Theft: Officers were flagged down and met with complainant, who stated unknown suspect(s) had stolen his cell phone. Complainant had been charging his cell phone when he went to use a restroom without it, and the phone had been taken before he exited the restroom.

CLEANED OUT

4310 block of West Highway 574.

Burglary: Officers met with complainant, who stated unknown suspect(s) entered his residence and stole a television set, a radio and $3,000 in cash.

CHEAP BOOZE BLUES

2200 block of James L. Redman Parkway.

Retail theft: Complainant stated that a juvenile had stolen two bottles of vodka, totaling $14.49, from a liquor store. The juvenile was located and arrested.

April 8

WHEN GOOD DEEDS GO PUNISHED

1850 block of James L. Redman Parkway.

Battery: Officer met with complainant, who stated he had been attacked while trying to break up an argument at a bar. While trying to separate two male subjects, one punched the complainant in the face several times. The attacker was identified by several witnesses and by his driver’s license photo.

April 9

THAT’S NOT ART CLASS

10 block of South Maryland Avenue.

Burglary: Officers responded to a report of three suspicious juveniles seen at a middle school by a security guard. The officers found that a classroom had been entered and vandalized with paint.

April 10

PLAY TIME IS OVER

2730 block of Turkey Creek Road.

Business burglary: Officer met with complainant, who stated unknown suspect(s) had entered an elementary school’s playground and stole $600 worth of equipment during the weekend.

EYES AND EARS

100 block of South Forest Street.

Residential burglary: Officer met with complainant, who stated unknown suspect(s) entered their home during the day and stole an LG television and a pair of diamond earrings.

April 11

GONE FISHING

700 block of Whitehurst Road.

Residential burglary: Officer met with complainant, who stated unknown suspect(s) had stolen eight fishing rods and reels from a residence’s covered carport.

WALLY WORLD WOES

600 block of Carolina Avenue.

Fraudulent use of credit card: Officer met with complainant, who stated her husband had lost his wallet, which contained his ID and credit card, and that unknown suspect(s) used the card to purchase $400 worth of merchandise from a Wal-Mart in Zephyrhills.

April 12

BAD SURPRISE

700 block of North Mobley Street.

Residential burglary: Officer met with complainant, who had returned to their apartment and found that it had been broken into overnight. It was discovered that unknown suspect(s) entered the apartment by breaking a window, and that two Apple iPad tablets, a laptop computer and an Armani wristwatch were stolen.

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