Lt. Christopher Black, Midnight Patrol/Intelligence issued this information regarding several cases of stolen merchandise from unsecured vehicles.
August 13, 2019; Thefts from Autos; During the early morning hours, several unsecured vehicles in the area of Brookwood Dr and Boyden Ave were entered and items stolen. Four juvenile males were located and taken into custody following the thefts.
August 14, 2019; Theft; The victim was showing an ipad to another individual in front of Burger King when a male ran past, grabbed it and continued running East on Springfield Ave.
August 15, 2019; Package Theft; At 3:30, several packages were stolen from in front of a home on Garfield Pl.
August 19, 2019; Motor Vehicle Theft; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle was stolen from the driveway of a home on Prospect St.
The Maplewood Police Department works hard to protect the residents and their property. We are asking that you assist us in this effort by making sure all vehicles and homes are properly secured at all times. All charges are merely accusations. Each suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.