The Bartlett Police Department handled the following incidents for Jan. 16-22. This listing includes the most notable incidents for the reporting period and does not necessarily reflect all police activity.
Editor’s note: All suspects are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty in a court of law, and values are estimated for stolen/damaged items. These are brief summaries of detailed BPD reports.
Ferguson Road (theft)
Someone stole the catalytic converters from two vehicles parked outside Mallory Automotive (5800 Ferguson Road) between Jan. 2 and Jan. 16. A representative said the vehicles were a Toyota 4Runner and a Honda CRV.
The time frame coincides with that of two other catalytic converter thefts, and there is currently an arrest warrant out for that suspect.
Greenleaf Cove (vandalism)
Someone broke a toilet ($500) at the men’s restroom in Ellendale Park (3800 Greenleaf Cove), a city employee reported on Jan. 18.
Stage Hills Boulevard (theft)
On Jan. 18 a woman reported the theft of two license plates from her company’s vehicles. She didn’t know when they had been stolen.
The responding officer noticed a surveillance camera that was pointed toward the western-most driveway, and the video will be reviewed for evidence.
U.S. 64 (motor vehicle theft/truck)
A spokesman for Sunrise Buick GMC at Wolfchase (8500 U.S. 64) reported a truck missing from the lot on Jan. 18. It was a demo 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 double cab ($47,000). It was last seen on the lot on Jan. 1. OnStar was notified but was unable to locate the missing truck.
Stage Road (theft from motor vehicle)
On Jan. 20 a man reported the theft of $200 from a bank deposit bag he left in the armrest of his 2004 Escalade. He said the money was in his vehicle two days previously when he had his vehicle cleaned at a local car wash. He noticed the amount missing that night.
The on-duty manager at the car wash told the responding officer that he will continue an internal investigation and will contact BPD with any further information.