Police Blotter


Persian rugs taken in burglary

More than $11,000 in high living accoutrements was taken in a burglary in the 7000 block of Bingham between 1 and 9 p.m. July 29.
Among the missing items are two Persian rugs valued at $5,000; a $4,500 Rolex watch, 10 men’s suits, a digital camcorder and a laptop computer.
The homeowner called police when he arrived at his house and found the back door and a bedroom window open, knowing he had shut them when he left. A neighbor reported seeing a suspicious navy blue older model car outside of the house at around 4:30 p.m., but had no further information.

Stolen F-150 plows through security gate at Dearborn Assembly

A Ford Harley-Davidson model F-150 drove through a security gate at Dearborn Assembly, 3001 Miller, shortly after the vehicle rolled off the assembly line June 29.
The security worker at the gate reported that the truck, driven by a black man wearing a green safety vest, was driving about 35 m.p.h. when it burst through, bending the gate in the process. The truck last was seen heading south on Schaefer.

Dearborn Heights

Cash, laptop stolen

A laptop computer and $800 cash were stolen from a house in the 4600 block of Pardee between 8-9 p.m. Aug. 3.
Police believe the burglar entered the house through an unlocked bedroom window.

Beer bandit makes off with two cases

A man believed to be in his mid-20s walked out of Citgo, 25412 Van Born, without paying for two cases of beer.
The store clerk said the suspect is white, has blonde hair and was wearing a red T-shirt and blue jeans. He last was seen running north on Gulley.