Arrests Made in Connection to Home Burglary, Stolen Purse and DWI in Maplewood
Also, a string of vehicle break-ins were reported on five separate Maplewood blocks one night.
The following information was supplied by the Maplewood Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction. Questions about this report may be directed to editor Ryan Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, Jan. 14
A 23-year-old man was arrested in a Maplewood Commons business on suspicion of stealing $200 in merchandise.
Tuesday, Jan. 15
A 36-year-old man was arrested in the 7300 block of Manchester Road on suspicion of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernlia.
Wednesday, Jan. 16
A case of property damage was reported in the Maplewood Commons parking lot after a woman keyed a victim's car, police said. See the full story on Patch: Woman Causes $2,700 in Damage to Car After Argument, Police Say
Thursday, Jan. 17
While in her vehicle parked in the 7200 block of Manchester Road, a woman had her purse stolen from her. Read the full story on Patch: Man Snatches Woman's $500 Purse in Maplewood, Police Say
An arrest was made in connection to a Nov. 9 burglary that took place in the 7500 block of Flora Avenue. Read the full story on Patch: Police: Woman Raids Maplewood Home to Steal Safe, Jewelry, Electronics
Three firearms were reported stolen from a vehicle between 8 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. The victim told police he noticed the firearms were missing an hour after he left a Maplewood Commons business.
Friday, Jan. 18
A 38-year-old man was arrested in the 3300 block of Greenwood Boulevard on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.
An 18-year-old woman was arrested in a Maplewood Commons business on suspicion of shoplifting.
Saturday, Jan. 19
Several vehicles were damaged and broken into overnight. The incidents occurred in the 3300 block of Greenwood Boulevard, 3300 and 3600 blocks of Oxford Boulevard, 2000 block of Alameda Avenue, and 3500 block of Commonwealth Avenue.
A red Oldsmobile was reported stolen from the parking lot of a Maplewood Commons business. Witnesses say they saw a man break out the window before entering the car and driving away. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Maplewood Police Department at 314-645-3000 or the anonymous tip line at 314-781-3733.
Sunday, Jan. 20
A 21-year-old man was arrested inside a Maplewood Commons business on suspicion of stealing $750 in merchandise. He also was in possession of marijuana and was wanted on an outstanding warrant, police report.
A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of domestic assault after an incident outside a Maplewood Commons business. He assaulted his girlfriend, and was wanted by another agency on an outstanding warrant, police report.
Approximately six vehicles were damaged overnight in the 7700 block of Rannells Avenue, 2500 block of Valley Avenue, and 7700 block of Lohmeyer Avenue. The windows of the vehicles were shattered by a pellet or BB gun. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Maplewood Police Department at 314-645-3000 or the anonymous tip line at 314-781-3733