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Troy Crime Alert
Credit, Check, Identity Theft, Other Fraud:
6000 block of Vernmoor, 8/3-8/7: Complainant reports that his Comerica Bank account was fraudulently debited for $266. A home health care aide is suspected.
Troy Officers responded to 1 incident involving a family trouble during this reporting period.
1000 block of Cadmus, 8/13, 5:50pm: A neighbor called Troy Police Dispatch after seeing a pick-up truck loaded with house fittings drove away from a vacant home at a high rate of speed. Troy Officers checked the home and discovered that the hot water tank, furnace, kitchen sink and some piping had been stolen.
Oakland Mall, 412 W Fourteen Mile, 8/13, 3:30pm: Complainant states she went into the ladies restroom near the Oakland Mall Security Office. She placed her purse and cell phone down on the counter to wash her hands. She turned around to get some paper towel and when she turned back her phone was gone. There were three other women in the restroom at the time of the incident. The cell phone has a locator service and the phone was last located traveling south on I-75 from Fourteen Mile.
Larcenies from Autos:
900 Tower, 8/8, 1-3pm: Complainant reports that the catalytic converter and $7000 worth of computer equipment was stolen from his vehicle.
Elder Ford, 777 John R, 8/13-8/14: Business representative reports that all four tires were stolen from a Ford Focus and a Chrysler van. Both vehicles were left up on wood blocks.
1000 block of Fleetwood, 8/13-8/14: Vehicle owner reports that during the night someone smashed the driver’s side window of her Jeep and stole an iPod Touch, a Blackberry Playbook, the in-dash GPS unit, as well as several other personal items.
Troy Officers responded to two hospice deaths during the time period covered by this report.
Harassing or threatening telephone call/text message reports - 3
Threats report - 1
Walmart, 2100 W Maple, 8/13, 1:12pm: Troy Officers were dispatched to a retail fraud in progress. An Officer arrived at the location and observed a male matching the suspect’s description standing outside the store. The officer confronted the suspect who had numerous flash drives, SD cards, ink cartridges and a video game which were recovered from the suspect’s pockets. The 16-year-old Troy resident was turned over to a parent and will be petitioned to Oakland County Probate Court for “Retail Fraud II.” The teenager is a suspect in another retail fraud which occurred on 8/2.
Troy Officers responded to 1 incident involving a person with emotional or psychological issues and assisted with transport to a hospital for evaluation and possible commitment.
Citation issued for Reckless Driving and Possession of Narcotic Paraphernalia - 1
Arrest Summary: - In addition to those outlined above, the following arrests were made during the period:
Misdemeanor Warrant arrests - 4
Drove While License Suspended arrest - 1
Arrest for Possession of Marijuana and 1 Misdemeanor Warrant - 1