Crime Log Update

On 12-04-2017 at 8:26 AM an Assault was reported at the intersection of Edgar Rd. and E. Jackson Rd. Investigation revealed that the driver of a vehicle had intentionally struck a person directing traffic around a road construction site. The driver was taken into custody at the scene and a warrant was issued for misdemeanor assault by the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. The person struck suffered minor injuries.

On 12-04-2017 at 6:03 PM a Fraud was reported in the 500 block of Hollywood Place. The victim was contacted by a collection agency regarding a loan that had been defaulted on. The victim had no knowledge of the loan.

On 12-04-2017 at 6:34 PM a Fraud was reported in the 8000 block of Watson Rd. The victim stated someone made a withdrawal from the bank account by using a debit card. However, the victim was in possession of the card and had no knowledge of how the account was compromised.

On 12-05-2017 at 9:12 AM a Theft was reported in the 200 block of W. Lockwood Ave. The victim reported a backpack and its contents were stolen from a bench outside of a business on 12-04-2017. The victim was able to recover the backpack and provide information about a possible suspect. The suspect was taken into custody and issued a summons to appear in Municipal Court.

On 12-09-2017 at 10:11 AM a Theft was reported in the first block of Webster Woods. The victim stated a friend had witnessed a black male subject take a package off their porch and leave the area in a white van.

On 12-09-2017 at 1:49 PM a Theft was reported in the 600 block of E. Swon Ave. A witness reported seeing a black male take a package from their neighbor’s front porch and leave the area in a gray Oldsmobile 4 door vehicle.

On 12-10-2017 at 5:34 PM a wallet was found near the intersection of Big Bend Blvd. and N. Laclede Station Rd. It was turned into the police department and is being help for safekeeping until it can be returned to its owner.

During the week of 12-04-2017 through 12-10-2017, the Police Department responded to 475 calls for service, 21 auto accidents, 12 alarms and 40 assists to the Fire Department.

For further information, please contact Lt. Andy Miller at millera@webstergroves.org