Public safety

April 11, 2014

A man made a walk-in report that after he responded to a Facebook ad offering $500 a week to allow Red Bull to place a wrap on his car for advertising, he was sent several checks amounting to $6,552.66. He cashed those checks and sent $6,500 to an unknown person in Tennessee. The checks turned out to be forged.

Police responded to the 100 block of West Crovat Street where a man reported that another man pointed a gun at him.

A man from the 100 block of Addie Street reported someone stole his $100 bicycle from his front porch.

A man from the 100 block of Boulevard Street reported someone keyed his car causing over $500 worth of damage.