Police Blotter for Sept. 3, 2015

By Jason Chun


  • Residential burglary was reported in the 2100 Block of Ivy Court around 2:30 p.m. Sunday. According to the report, a bicycle and computer accessory was stolen after the offender burglarized the victim’s motor vehicle and garage.
  • Retail theft was reported at Premier Sound and Design, 1104 N. Prospect Ave., around 12 p.m. on Monday. According to the report, the offender walked into the building and stole an iPhone.


  • A 49-year-old male was arrested on the charge of motor vehicle burglary near the intersection of State Street and Columbia Avenue around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday. According to the report, someone reported seeing a man rummaging through vehicles on Columbia Avenue.
  • Theft was reported at Grainger Engineering Library, 1301 W. Springfield Ave. According to the report, the bicycle was stolen sometime between 2:45 p.m. and midnight. The bicycle was locked to a rack and has an estimated value of $150.


  • A robbery was reported at Circle K, 1821 Philo Rd., around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. According to the report, an unknown female offender snatched the victim’s debit card out of her hand, pushed her down and ran out of the gas station. The victim chased the offender down and fought to get her debit card back.
  • Theft was reported in the 500 block of South Busey Avenue around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. According to the report, the victim’s bicycle was stolen from a bike rack outside of her apartment.

Compiled by Jason Chun