Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

Police Briefs

Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

Police Briefs

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Following is a list of arrests and crimes reported by area police departments.


A woman reported May 18 that someone threw a partially filled beer bottle through the rear window of her 1994 Jeep while the vehicle was parked at her home in the 1200 block of Beach Avenue.

A man reported Sunday that someone stole his 1997 Nissan coupe from the parking lot of the Best Western hotel at 2389 Mayport Road. The victim told police he had all the keys to the vehicle and that no broken glass was found at the scene.

A woman reported Sunday that her 1987 Dodge sedan had been stolen from her home in the 300 block of Dudley Street. The woman told police her roommate had asked to borrow the car but she refused.

Reports said the woman left her keys on a kitchen table overnight and found the car missing the next morning.

Police arrested a 14-year-old Monday and charged him with grand theft auto, burglary of an occupied dwelling and resisting arrest without violence after he was found in a stolen 1991 Nissan Pathfinder.

Reports said the boy also had a stolen cell phone and $168 in cash that had been taken from a house in the 500 block of Nautical Boulevard.

Police also responded to four other reports in the 200 and 500 blocks of Nautical Boulevard Tuesday. A man reported that someone stole his 1989 Ford Probe after he left the doors unlocked and the keys on the front seat. Another man reported the driver's side window of his vehicle had been shattered and he was missing a gym bag, some clothes and about $10 in change.

Two other unlocked vehicles were missing some change and a $250 stereo system, respectively.

A man reported Monday that someone stole his golf bag and golf clubs from the bed of his truck while it was parked at his home in the 1000 block of East Coast Drive.

Several people reported Monday that someone had broken into their storage units at the U-Haul Center at 1650 Mayport Road and stolen about $1,200 worth of property. …

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