Crime Log Update

On 06-11-2018 at 5:24 PM a fraud was reported in first block of Tulip Drive.  The victim reported that their banking institution had contacted them about suspicious charges to their account totaling approximately $5,750.00.  The transactions had occurred at various St. Louis area merchants and through online purchases.  The victim was still in possession of their debit card and believes their card may have been cloned.

On 06-12-2018 at 9:35 AM it was reported by an employee at a business in the first block of N. Gore Ave. that several of the chickens they had stocked for sale had been killed.  The incident remains under investigation.

On 06-12-2018 at 7:40 PM a business in the 3100 block of Brentwood Blvd. reported an internal theft after the manager had discovered money missing.  An employee was detained and interviewed and the money was recovered.  Charges are pending through the Webster Groves Municipal Court. 

On 06-13-2018 at 12:35 PM a fraud was reported in the 400 block of Sherwood Drive.  The victim stated someone had opened a fraudulent credit card account in their name and had used it to purchase a laptop computer through Amazon.  An investigation is ongoing.

On 06-16-2016 at 12:36 PM a shoplifting was reported at a business in the 8000 block of Watson Rd.  The manager reported that a black male wearing an orange hat and black shirt with gray shoulders and oranges sleeves had stolen 3 or 4 packs of Red Bull and fled the area in an unknown direction.

During the week of 06-11-2018 through 06-17-2018, the Police Department responded to 584 calls for service, 17 auto accidents, 6 alarms and 37 assists to the Fire Department. 

For further information, please contact Lt. Andy Miller at millera@webstergroves.org or Det. Fred Bell at bellf@webstergroves.org