The Port Arthur News
Groves Police responded to the following calls from March 21 through March 27
Wednesday, March 21
• A disturbance was investigated in the 3700 block of Boyd.
• An unknown vehicle struck a vehicle parked in the 3000 block of Oak Drive and then left the scene.
• A black Taurus 9mm handgun was stolen from a house in the 2700 block of First Avenue.
Thursday, March 22
• A tool box, generator and weed eater were stolen from the 2200 block of Little John.
• A citizen was scammed out of more than $3,000 by a phone caller claiming to be a relative needing money.
• A carry-on utility trailer was stolen from the 4300 block of Wilson.
• A disturbance was investigated in the 3700 block of Hayes.
Friday, March 23
• A 2003 Cadillac Deville was stolen from the 5300 block of Gulfway Drive and was recovered later in Port Arthur.
• A black Rugby cell phone was stolen from the 5000 block of 32nd Street.
• Beer was stolen from a business in the 3900 block of Pure Atlantic.
Saturday, March 24
• A JVC CD player was stolen from a vehicle in the 6200 block of Howe.
• A GPS was stolen from a vehicle in the 6200 block of Howe.
• A 43-year-old male was arrested on outstanding warrants and possession of a controlled substance in the 5600 block of Carolina.
• A Pioneer CD player was stolen from a vehicle in the 3100 block of North.
• Copper was stolen from the 3100 block of Elm.
Sunday, March 25
• A 61-year-old male was arrested for driving while intoxicated in the 4700 block of Twin City Highway.
• A 45-year-old female was arrested for DWI in the 1900 block of Orange Acres.
• An unknown type red vehicle hit a vehicle parked in the 5300 block of Gulfway Drive and then left the scene.
• A 50-inch LG flat screen TV was stolen from the 4200 block of Taft.
• A disturbance was reported in the 3600 block of Main Avenue.
• A 30-year-old male was arrested for fail to identify in the 6800 block of Whitby after officers were called to a disturbance.
Monday, March 26
• Cash and tools were stolen from a vehicle parked in the 6400 block of Warren.
• An assault was reported in the 5200 block of Wilson.
• A disturbance was investigated in the 3900 block of Cleveland.
• A 29-year-old male was arrested for DWI in the 4800 block of Pure Atlantic Road.
Tuesday, March 27
• A 19-year-old female was arrested on an outstanding warrant after a traffic stop in the 5000 block of Pure Atlantic Road.
• Someone stole a license plate off of a utility trailer in the 6600 block of Plaza.
• A Stihl chainsaw was stolen in the 3300 block of Lay Avenue.
• A disturbance was investigated in the 6200 block of 39th Street.
• A person’s identity was used to file a false income tax return.
Miscellaneous calls for service assistance — 99
Offense reports filed — 39
Motor vehicle accidents investigated — 3
TIP OF THE WEEK
Never leave valuables in plain view in your vehicle, even if your car is locked. Put them in the trunk out of sight.
SOURCE: Groves Police Department offense reports