Roseville Crime Report Digest (5.14.14)
The Roseville Police Department's weekly crime report digest update for May 14, 2014.
Creekside, fraud arrests: At 8 p.m. May 12, officers responded to a store in the 1200 block of Galleria Boulevard and detained three people suspected of trying to pass a fraudulent check. A search of their vehicle produced equipment used to made fake checks and credit cards, a large quantity of credit cards and gift cards, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. The officers' investigation led them to search a storage unit in Antelope, where they found property from a residential burglary in El Dorado County. A man from Roseville, a man from Sacramento and a woman from Sacramento were arrested for fraud, burglary, drug possession and other related charges.
Johnson Ranch, theft: Overnight May 8/9, someone stole a purse with all its contents from an unlocked car on Emerson Court.
South Cirby, burglary: Between 6 and 8 a.m. May 8, someone stole tools from a garage in the 1300 block of Champion Oaks Drive.
South Cirby, fuel theft: Overnight May 8/9, someone siphoned gasoline from a car in the 1200 block of Crestmont Avenue.
Central Roseville, south of the tracks
Cirbyside, theft: Just before 10 a.m. May 9, someone stole a jackhammer and other tools from the back of a pickup parked in the 1000 block of Tanzania Drive. A suspect was seen taking the tools and driving away in a white sedan.
Cherry Glen, theft: Overnight May 9/10, someone went into an unlocked car in the 400 block of Clinton Avenue, and stole a laptop, iPad and several other items of value.
Central Roseville, north of the tracks
Kaseberg/Kingswood, cataltyic converter theft: Overnight May 9/10, someone stole the catalytic converter from a Toyota 4Runner parked on Johngalt Court.
North Central Roseville
Foothills-Junction, theft: Around 4 p.m. May 8, a woman left her iPad unattended next to an exercise machine in a fitness center in the 5000 block of Foothills Boulevard for a few minutes, and it was stolen. The GPS tracking feature of the iPad placed it at an address in Antelope. Roseville officers contacted a 26-year-old male suspect at the home in Antelope, and arrested him on suspicion of grand theft and possessing stolen property. The iPad was recovered and returned to its owner.
Foothills-Junction, theft: Around 1:35 p.m. May 9, an unidentified woman went into a hair salon in the 4000 block of Foothills Boulevard, scheduled an appointment, used the restroom and left. After she left, an employee's purse was found in the restroom, minus an expensive wallet, cash and other valuables. The suspect was described as a white female in her mid-twenties, 5'2" tall and 115 pounds, with long, straight light blonde hair, wearing a dark colored t-shirt, jeans and flip-flops. The employees learned that the woman may have visited other shops in the same area with the same M.O.
Highland Reserve, attempted catalytic converter theft: At about 5 a.m. May 10, a resident of the 700 block of Arabesque Circle was told by a neighbor that two suspicious people were working underneath his Dodge Ram pickup. The pickup owner then called police. The suspects were described as two men in their mid-20s, wearing dark colored hoodies. Probably realizing they'd been spotted, they drove away in a silver four-door sedan. The pickup owner found that the bolts securing his catalytic converter had been loosened, but the expensive part wasn't stolen.
Stanford, airbag stolen: Overnight May 9/10, someone stole the airbag and other items from a Toyota Corolla sedan parked in the 8000 block of Sienna Loop. It's unknown how the thief got into the locked vehicle.
Industrial West, vehicle burglary: Between noon and 12:30 p.m. May 7, someone slashed the tires and stole stereo equipment and other items from a car in the 1500 block of Loon Lake Street.
Industrial East, commercial burglary: At about 5 a.m. May 12, a car wash in the 1300 block of Blue Oaks Boulebard was burglarized. The burglar or burglars tried unsuccessfully to break into the safe. A Chevy Silverado pickup was seen leaving the area.
Woodcreek and Junction West neighborhoods, catalytic converter thefts: Overnight May 9/10, someone stole catalytic converters from Toyota trucks and SUVs in the 1800 block of Hilmerton Circle, the 1700 block of Stebbing Drive and the 1700 block of Cadfael Street.
Fiddyment Farms, theft: Between noon and 7 p.m. May 7, someone stole a package of computer equipment from a porch in the 4200 block of Brickmason Circle.
West Park, construction thefts: Between May 9 and May 12, someone stripped copper wire from a construction trailer on Symphony Avenue.
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