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Crime: Seven firearms stolen from three vehicles


The Daily Reflector

Thursday, December 7, 2017

The Greenville Police Department received reports on Tuesday that seven firearms had been stolen within the city limits.

At 5:20 p.m. on Tuesday, a 22-year-old man reported that someone broke into his vehicle parked in the 100 block of Ash Street using the rear door and stole three shotguns from Inside. The three 12-gauge shotguns — which included a Benelli SpA valued at $1,200, a Remington Arms valued at $350 and a Stoeger Industries M3000 valued at $600 — were stolen between 9 p.m. on Monday and 5 a.m. on Tuesday. 

At 10:24 a.m., three 18 year olds who live in the 3100 block of Cypress View Drive reported that their firearms were stolen between 12:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. on Tuesday from a vehicle parked at their residence. They included a Browning Arms 12-gauge shotgun valued at $950, a Remington Arms .270 caliber rifle of unknown value and a 12-gauge Benelli SpA valued at $1,250. 

At 7:47 a.m., a 20-year-old man reported that between 8 p.m. on Monday and 7:47 a.m. on Tuesday, someone broke into a vehicle parked in the 200 block of Blue Beech Drive and stole a 9mm Smith & Wesson handgun valued at $499.

The police department is investigating the thefts.


The police department released reports Tuesday-Wednesday with the following details and allegations:

Break-ins, thefts

671 S. Memorial Drive, 11:40-11:43 p.m. Dec. 5: razor blade refills valued at $10 stolen from Walgreens; investigation ongoing.

Evans Street and East Arlington Boulevard, 3-10:40 p.m. Dec. 5: 2006 trailer valued at $1,100 stolen; investigation ongoing.

1400 Charles Blvd., 7:20 p.m. Dec. 5: two bottles of Dove soap, one package of socks and and two packages of Hanes underwear, all valued at 19.25, stolen from Dollar General store; investigation ongoing.

500 block Contentnea Street, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dec. 5: Amazon Fire Stick, Xbox 360 with two controllers and six sports-type games, PlayStation 4 with two controllers and six sports-type games, 32-inch flat screen television and 46-inch flat screen television, all valued at $1,340, stolen from home; investigation ongoing.

814 S. Memorial Drive, 5:25-5:30 p.m. Dec. 5: assorted food items valued at $30 stolen from Dollar Tree store; investigation ongoing.

1715 Dickinson Ave., 2:40-2:50 p.m. Dec. 5: assorted meats valued at $200 stolen from Save-A-Lot grocery store; investigation ongoing.

600 block Cotanche Street, 10:30 p.m. Nov. 23-10 a.m. Dec. 2: catalytic converter and muffler valued at $1,500 stolen from vehicle; investigation ongoing.

3040 Evans St., 2:23-2:30 p.m. Dec. 5: black jacket valued at $15 stolen from T.J. Maxx; investigation ongoing.

2200 block Northeast Greenville Boulevard, 2 a.m. Dec. 4-2:05 p.m. Dec. 5: catalytic converter valued at $1,001 stolen from vehicle; investigation ongoing.

2800 block Cypress View Drive, midnight-1:14 p.m. Dec. 5: vehicle break-ins reported; no items reported stolen; investigation ongoing.

4100 block Dudleys Grant Drive, near Winterville, 8:30 p.m. Dec. 4-9 a.m. Dec. 5: vehicle break-in reported; no items listed as stolen; investigation ongoing.

900 block Spring Forest Road, 4:30 p.m. Dec. 4-9:30 a.m. Dec. 5: set of keys for car, house, mailbox, briefcase and lockbox and a 50-inch Sharp television, all valued at $410, stolen from residence; investigation ongoing. 

3900 block Sterling Pointe Drive, near Winterville, 1 a.m. Dec. 5: glass window broken to gain entry to home, $200 in damages; Cuddeback deer camera valued at $200 stolen; investigation ongoing.

1200 block Ash Circle, near Winterville, 6 p.m. Dec. 4-9:45 a.m. Dec. 5: iPhone charging cable, miscellaneous sunglasses, prescription Ray-Ban aviator sunglasses and 15-inch silver and black Toshiba satellite laptop, all valued at $1,025, stolen from vehicle; investigation ongoing.

1500 block Wimbledon Drive, 4 p.m. Dec. 2-7 a.m. Dec. 5: Safelite control arm for setting windshields, repair bag containing tools for glass repairs and Samsung S7 in black OtterBox case with Safelite tracking and screen logo, all valued at $4,500, stolen from vehicle; investigation ongoing.

605 Albemarle Ave., 8 p.m. Dec. 4-7:59 a.m. Dec. 5: air conditioner removed from front ground window to gain entry to Angie’s Soul Food restaurant; phone line cut, $300 in damages; no items listed as stolen; investigation ongoing.

3501 Galleria Drive, 5:50-5:56 p.m. Dec. 4: two JBL speakers valued at $40 stolen from Kohl’s; investigation ongoing.

4200 block Dudleys Grant Drive, near Winterville, 2:50-3:03 a.m. Dec. 5: vehicle break-in reported; unknown items reported missing: investigation ongoing.

400 block West Fourth Street, 10 a.m.-4:20 p.m. Dec. 4: rear ground window of home smashed to gain entry; Fire Stick and 42-inch Sony television valued at $335 stolen; investigation ongoing.

2300 block Charity Lane, 11:15 p.m. Oct. 20-6:45 a.m. Dec. 4: zipper pouch and N.C. driver’s license valued at $22 and auto insurance card of unlisted value stolen from vehicle; investigation ongoing.

100 block Oak Towne Drive, 4 p.m. Nov. 7: 14-carat yellow-gold ring with blue topaz, 16-inch gold necklace, 14-carat yellow and white gold necklace and Alex and Ani silver bracelet with circular charm, all valued at $2,750, stolen from home; investigation ongoing.

2800 block Best Road, 7 a.m. Nov. 13-11 a.m. Nov. 20: set of window locks and a section of drywall sustained $40 in damages during home break-in; no items reported as stolen; investigation ongoing.


1800 block Southeast Greenville Boulevard, 11:50 a.m. Dec. 5: 24-year-old woman assaulted at home; extent of injuries not reported; investigation ongoing.

800 block Fleming Street, 12:04 p.m. Dec. 5: law enforcement officer assaulted; extent of injuries not reported; case inactive; warrants obtained.

500 block Cotanche Street, 12:12 a.m. Dec. 2: 18-year-old man assaulted at bar; moderate injuries reported; investigation ongoing.

600 block West 14th Street, 8-9 p.m. April 18: 43-year-old woman assaulted at residence by acquaintance; case closed/cleared; victim refused to cooperate.


1000 block Sterling Pointe Drive, near Winterville, 10:30-10:45 a.m. Dec. 5: 2006 Toyota 4Runner/Highlander sustained $200 in damages; investigation ongoing.

300 block Brownlea Drive, 8 p.m. Dec. 4-9:40 a.m. Dec. 5: driver’s side rear tire of 2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer SUV sustained $150 in damages; investigation ongoing.

400 block Winslow Pointe Drive, 9 p.m. Dec. 4-7:30 a.m. Dec. 5: 2010 Hyundai Sonata sustained $3,000 in damages; investigation ongoing.

1200 block Peyton Circle, 6 p.m. Nov. 27-7 a.m. Nov. 28: 2013 Chevrolet sustained $500 in damages; investigation ongoing.

40 block Barnes Street, noon-5 p.m. Nov. 30: dog statue valued at $200 damaged; case inactive; victim refused to cooperate.

1500 block Beatty Street, 3 p.m. Nov. 30-10 a.m. Dec. 1: barbed wire sustained $1,200 in damages; investigation ongoing.

800 block Heath Street, 11 p.m. Nov. 30-7 a.m. Dec. 1: 2001 Ford pickup truck valued at $5,000 damaged; investigation ongoing.


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