Crime Blotter, Jan. 26: iPad, pearl necklace, paintings stolen


2700 block of Timberlake Street: $1400 in cash and two pairs of $700 Armani glasses were stolen out of a Hyundai Genesis while it was parked in front of its owner’s home sometime between 9 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22 and 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23. The victim stated that the car was locked, but that the moon roof may have been left open. There were no signs of forced entry to the vehicle.

3900 block of Orangedale Avenue: A black marker was used to draw multiple lines on the trunk of a silver Honda Accord sometime between 6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 and 1:45 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22.

2200 block of Mira Vista Street: A Toyota Rav4 was vandalized, with its rear passenger window smashed and both passenger doors heavily scratched, sometime between 1:50 p.m. and 2:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18. The damage was estimated at $1500.



800 block Chehalem Road: A home was burglarized at 1:42 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18, though nothing was reported stolen. The home’s back sliding glass doors were smashed, and some drawers left open in the master bedroom, but several laptop computers were left behind and nothing appeared to have been taken. A burglar alarm did go off when the home was entered.

1100 Lavender Lane: An iPad 2 and a purse containing cash, credit cards and a driver’s license were stolen from an unlocked Volkswagen Jetta sometime between 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17. The car was parked in front of the victim’s home during a lunch break.



500 block of Dartmouth Place: A jewelry box, a pearl necklace and two acrylic paintings were stolen from a house sometime between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18. The value of the stolen items was estimated at $2650. The victim told deputies that his neighbor’s gardener told him he had seen a black SUV parked in front of his house while he was gone. It appeared the home had been entered through the master bedroom window.

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