Reports and Arrests

On 08/06/2018 at 09:00 hours, Officer responded to a Fraud/False Pretenses/Swindle at Windersville Rd. The complainant advised, he received a letter from Verizon stating, a new phone number was activated in his account. He advised, he did not activate a new number and believes his account was hacked.

On 08/06/2018 at approximately 1310 hours, Officer responded to 3730 Appling Road, Bartlett Justice Center, in regard to an auto burglary complaint. Upon arrival, officer spoke with the complainant/victim who stated that on Friday, August 3, 2018 between 1700 - 1900 hours, an unknown suspect(s) entered his unlocked vehicle and stole his sunglasses while he was at LA Fitness located at 6050 Stage Road.

On 08/06/2018 at approximately 1349 hours, Officer was dispatched to 7984 Highway 64, Bank of Bartlett, regarding theft from a motor vehicle. Upon arrival, Officer was met by the victim/complainant who advised that an unknown suspect(s) stole 2  back pack leaf blowers from the back of her truck, which was parked in the rear of her property on Davies Plantation Rd. The theft took place between 08/03/2018 at approximately 1700 hours and 0630 hours on 08/06/2018.

On 08/06/2018 at approximately 21:05 hours, Officers responded to a Robbery at Payless located at 8350 US 64 Highway. Upon arrival, Officers spoke with the complainants/witnesses who stated that around 2045 hours on the same date, a male with a thin build and broad shoulders, dreadlocks with light orange tips, and neck tattoos approached the entrance from the east side carrying a silver handgun. Once inside he displayed the handgun and took one of the victims’ cell phone and cash from the register. As the suspect left, he discarded the victim’s phone by throwing it on the ground then and headed eastbound down Highway 64.

On 08/06/2018 at approximately 2015 hours, officer responded to a harassment at Way Wood Cv. The victim advised that he told the suspect to have no contact with him or his daughter. The suspect later came by his residence and pulled a knife on the victim while making threating statements. An investigation determined the suspect did arrive at the victim’s house and display and knife in threating manner towards the victim. The suspect was arrested and transported to Juvenile Court.

On 08/06/2018 at 2342 hours, Officer was dispatched to 3730 Appling Rd. for a theft complaint. On arrival, Officer spoke with victim/complainant who advised that on the above date, between the hours of 2100 and 2200, his wallet was stolen from 6050 Stage Rd. (LA Fitness). He went into LA Fitness to exercise and put his wallet inside a locker. When he was getting ready to leave he noticed his wallet was missing. The victim also received a notification that his someone was trying to use one of his cards in his wallet at 8477 Hwy 64 (Steak'n Shake) in Memphis.

On 08/07/2018, at approximately 0833 hours, Officer responded to 3730 Appling Rd. on a burglary complaint. Officer spoke with victim/complainant who stated that an unknown suspect(s) gained entry into his apartment at Lark Valley Ln. through the unsecured front door. The suspect(s) then stole several items and cash. The incident occurred between 1100 hours on Saturday, August 4, 2018 and 0900 hours on Monday, 6, 2018.

On 08/07/2018 at approximately 1128 hours, Officer was dispatched to St. Elmo (Easthill Baptist Church) in regard to a vandalism. Upon arrival, Officer spoke with complainant/church administrator who advised that unknown suspect(s) used black spray paint to vandalize 2 sheds that are located at the back of the church. The complainant stated that vandalism occurred sometime between 2100 hours on 08/05/2018 and 1100 hours on 08/07/2018.

On 08/07/2018 at 19:25 hours, Officer responded to a Theft from Motor Vehicle at Sterland Circle St. The complainant/victim stated that he arrived home at approximately 0000 hours on 08/07/2018 and woke up at approximately 1000 hours to find that his backpack stolen out of his unlocked vehicle. The backpack contained several different electronics as well.

On 08/08/2018 at approximately 0748 hours, Officer responded to 7th Rd. in regard to a theft complaint. Officer spoke with complainant who stated that sometime between 0730 hours on 08/07/2018 and 0730 hours on 08/08/2018 an unknown person(s) stole his X Box One video game console that was located in his living room. He last saw the console before leaving for work on 08/07/2018 and discovered it missing when he returned this morning on 08/08/2018. There was no sign of forced entry to the residence.

On 08/08/2018 at 13:40 hours, Officer responded to a vandalism at Venson. On arrival, Officer spoke with an Employee of First Key Homes who advised the previous tenant vandalized the kitchen to the residence. The complainant advised that the suspect worked for the company and was advised approximately a week ago that he was being laid off. The Suspect was residing at the residence while he worked for the company. The complainant came to the residence on today's date and noticed the appliances in the kitchen have been damaged by what appeared to be an ax.

On 08/09/2018 at approximately 04:31 hours, Officer responded to a Burglary/Business at 6064 Stage Rd, Fred's. On arrival, officer made contact with the complainant who advised an unknown gray four door vehicle dropped off three (3) unknown suspects at the front of the building. The unknown Suspects pried the front door open and went directly to the pharmacy inside of the store. The suspects broke the door open to access the pharmacy and proceeded to steal an unknown number of prescription narcotics.

On Friday, August 10, 2017 at approximately 1317 hours, Officer responded to Charles Bryan Road, Ave Maria, in regard to a theft. Upon arrival, Officer spoke with the complainant/victim who stated that sometime between 08/01/2018 and 08/08/2018 she had $18 in cash stolen from her purse. 

On 08/10/2018 at approximately 1420 hours, Officer responded to Stage Rd, Bartlett Library, in regard to a vandalism complaint. Officer spoke with the complainant who stated that at approximately 1359 hours an unknown female came into the lobby of the library and removed a picture that was nailed to the wall and slammed it on the floor, shattering the glass and then left on foot east bound on Stage Rd.

On 08/10/2018 at 23:15 hours, Officer responded to a Burglary/Business at 5975 Stage Rd. On arrival, Officers observed the front glass of the business shattered and a large rock on the inside of the store. It was apparent that the unknown suspect threw the rock through the glass to gain entry into the business. The complainant made scene and advised that several hair clippers were stolen.

On 08/11/2018 at approximately 0920 hours, while on patrol, Officer was flagged down by the complainant/victim who resides at North Road. The complainant advised Officer that sometime between 8/04/2018 at approximately 1200 hours and 0900 hours, on this date, some unknown person from some unknown location, stole her purse.

On 8/11/2018 at approximately 1230 hours, Officer was dispatched to 2878 Bartlett Rd (Warr & Geurin Garage) regarding a theft. On arrival, Officer spoke with the complainant who stated that some unknown person(s) stole the tailgate off of the business' pickup truck.

On 08/12/2018 at approximately 16:39 hours, Officer responded to a Theft from a Building at 6127 Stage Rd (Mapco). It was advised two males entered the business and stole several cartons of Newport cigarettes and they were last seen traveling southbound on Stage Center Dr.