Police Briefs 08-29-2013

August 29, 2013
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Warrant Arrest

08/22/13 – Officers in the area of Russell Street placed an individual under arrest for an outstanding Salem Court warrant charging larceny over $250.

Larceny in a Building

08/22/13 – A victim reported while at the gym on Third Avenue, unknown person(s) broke into his locker and removed an iPod. A second victim at the same location also reported his locker was broken into and his wallet was taken. The staff might have the suspect(s) on a video surveillance tape. Detectives will investigate.

Attempted Robbery

08/24/13 – A victim reported at about midnight while walking in the area of 25 Main St., she was approached by black male who asked for directions. Before she could answer, the suspect attempted to pull her handbag from her shoulder, knocking her to the ground. The victim screamed, and a number of males in the area ran to her aid. The suspect fled without the handbag and jumped into a green Honda before fleeing towards City Square. The matter is under investigation.