100 block of South Granada Street
Theft: This complainant stated someone stole outgoing mail from her mailbox. Some of the stolen mail included checks she wrote to various entities.
610 block of North Maryland Avenue
Criminal mischief: Felton’s Supermarket reported that unknown suspect(s) vandalized several vending machines overnight in an attempt to steal the money they contained.
2100 block of Johnson Street
Fraud: This complainant stated she learned from the IRS that someone filed her 2019 tax returns in her name.
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240 block of West Alexander Street
Grand theft: Several suspects entered the Ulta Beauty store and stole more than $7,000 worth of merchandise.
Criminal mischief: Complainants stated two homes on Reynolds Street had their Christmas decorations damaged. One of the homeowners declined to press charges and signed a waiver of prosecution.
ONE THING LEADS TO ANOTHER
Johnson Street/West Reynolds Street
Multiple charges: Officers conducted a traffic stop on a man seen driving the wrong way on Reynolds Street. They learned that while he did not have a driver’s license, he did have an outstanding warrant out of Hillsborough County for failing to appear for a narcotic case. He was arrested and taken to Orient Road Jail without incident.
1000 block of West Baker Street
Vehicle burglary: This complainant stated an unknown suspect entered her vehicle in a parking lot and stole her wallet, Florida ID card and three gift cards valued together at $326. The complainant had left the vehicle unlocked in the parking lot.
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600 block of West Ball Street
Attempted vehicle theft: This complainant stated an unknown suspect tried to steal her pickup truck. The door lock was punched and the would-be truck thief damaged the ignition in their attempt to start the engine.