Oak Creek Crime
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39 min ago | via Franklin
Police believe the same suspect is responsible for the theft of three PS4 gaming systems on March 23 and are investigating. 3A male stole three PS4 game systems, valued at $1,647, and used keys to take them out of a locked cabinet, at Wal-Mart, 6701 S. 27th St., at about 9:50 a.m. March 23. The male removed the PS4 gaming systems from the boxes and placed them inside different product boxes after removing the serial numbers. Comment?
Yesterday | via Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
In 2012, Oak Creek became the site of the worst instance of domestic terrorism since the Oklahoma City bombing when a loan gunman killed six people and seriously injured several others at the Sikh temple where I worship. My community - our community - lives with the consequences of this hate-filled act every day. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 25 | via OakCreek
4Approximately 20,000 football and basketball cards with an estimated combined value of $5,000 were stolen from an apartment storage locker at 195 W. Puetz Road prior to 6 p.m. March 17. 5Two men attempted to take $41.45 worth of groceries from Pick 'n Save, 6462 S. 27th St., at 3:37 p.m. March 18. When confronted they fled in a waiting car. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via Franklin
2A male juvenile was arrested for stealing a laptop computer out of another student's locker at Franklin High School, 8222 S. 51st St., at about 1 p.m. March 17. The theft occurred March 12. 3Two personal checks were stolen from a resident in the 6400 block of South 35th Street, and one of the checks was cashed at Tri-City Bank in Oak Creek for $94 on March 15. The victim gave police the name of a possible suspect. 4A backpack and prescription sunglasses, valued at $325, were stolen out of a locked vehicle while the owner was working out at Planet Fitness, 6529 S. 27th St., at 5:40 p.m. March 17. The suspect broke a window to gain access to the property. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 18 | via OakCreek
4A woman reported her wallet was stolen out of her purse while she was shopping either at Aldi, 6810 S. 27th St., or Pick 'n Save, 6462 S. 27th St., between 12:30 and 1:40 p.m. March 9. The victim discovered someone attempted to use the Chase credit card at a Pick 'n Save and a Fish N Chicken in Milwaukee between 2:50 and 6:30 p.m. March 9. 5A male was arrested for shoplifting after he was seen concealing three pairs of cubic zirconia earrings, valued at $50, in his pants pocket at Kohl's, 9035 S. Howell Ave., at about 2:35 p.m. March 11. 6A woman was arrested for shoplifting $460 worth of clothing items at Kohl's, 9035 S. Howell Ave., at about 7:05 p.m. March 12. During the incident search police also found six old syringes and a rubber tourniquet in her purse that she admitted using to inject heroin, and she was also cited for possession of drug paraphernalia. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 11 | via OakCreek
3A Toyota Camry was stolen from the parking lot at Motel 6, 1201 W. College Ave., between 11:30 p.m. March 2 and 8:40 a.m. March 3. 4A black tote-style Coach purse containing a black leather wallet and a blue lapis stone rosary was reported stolen from a resident's room at Meadowmere Mitchell Manor, 701 E. Puetz Road, at 11:20 a.m. March 3. According to family members, the theft took place sometime between Feb. 14 and Feb. 21. 5An employee at Campione Enterprises, 2201 W. Southbranch Boulevard, reported someone cashed two fraudulent business checks for $953.26 at two banks in Oak Creek on March 3. A possible suspect has been identified. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 4 | via OakCreek
2 A caller reported on Feb. 24 that an employee at Motel 6, 1201 W. College Ave., has been issuing fraudulent payroll checks to an ex-employee who left the business in September 2014. The business believes the total loss to between $3,000 and $6,000. Comment?
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