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Cops Corner
Sarasota Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 2 years ago

Cops Corner

by: Observer Staff

Oct. 2
11 p.m. — 5100 block of Ocean Boulevard
. Petit Theft. A man said his wallet was stolen from his pocket while he was at a nightclub. He said when he used the restroom, a few other people followed closely behind him. He didn’t think much of it at the time, but he thought one of those people might have stolen his wallet. He said it also could have fallen out of his pocket while he was walking around the club.

Oct. 3
9 p.m. — 1600 block of 21st Street.
Suspicion General. A woman said someone sprayed her front porch and door with pink paint overnight. An officer said the pink substance didn’t appear to be paint. The woman’s neighbor discovered the substance wiped away with cleaning solution and a rag.

Oct. 4
8:48 a.m. — 2400 block of Pershing Avenue
. Other Disorderly Conduct. A woman complained that her neighbors were putting items against the fence. The woman said her mother owns an adjacent property, and also the fence. The neighbor said the fence belongs to her. After contacting the city, no fence permit could be found for either address. Officers told the neighbor not to put anything against the fence to avoid further problems.

Oct. 5
4:02 p.m. — 1100 block of Four Seasons Circle.
Dispute/Fight. A woman said she was helping her neighbor with her finances until it became too much of a burden. The woman said earlier this week, her neighbor yelled at her when they were walking around the complex. She said the neighbor comes over to her apartment constantly wanting help with simple decisions, and she wanted the neighbor to stop. When officers informed the neighbor that the woman didn’t want to see her anymore, the neighbor said she understood and wouldn’t bother her.

Oct. 6
6:24 a.m. — 1700 block of North Washington Boulevard.
Petit Theft. A clerk at a convenience store said a man came in, went to a display of beer, took two 12-packs and left the store without paying for them. The clerk said it was the second time within the week that the same suspect had stolen from the store.


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