Police Beat: Weekly City of Ann Arbor Crime Blotter



Two incidents of motor vehicle theft occurred. One on Tuesday, Jan. 16, at 9 p.m., at the 900 block of Oakland Ave., and another at the 1300 block of Washtenaw Ave. on Friday, Jan. 19, at 11 p.m.

A couple of burglaries were reported on Friday, Jan. 19, as well. Forced entry was noted in the first at 12:20 a.m. at the 900 block of Church St., but the second, which occurred at 2 a.m. at the 300 block of N. State St., showed no signs of forced entry.

Additionally, 10 larcenies transpired in the given timeframe throughout the downtown area.

Burns Park:

On Saturday, Jan. 20, a thief in Burns Park stole mail from the 2000 block of W. Stadium Blvd. This incident was called in just before eight o’clock that evening.

Two days later, at the 2200 block of E. Stadium Blvd., theft occurred at a public building at 3:30 p.m.


Burglaries shook the north side of town.

The first of four incidents took place on Thursday, Jan. 18, at 7 a.m., at a residence at the 1800 block of Michelle Ct.

Three more happened the next day — two at an unoccupied building at the 3300 block of Nixon Rd., between noon and 5 p.m., and another at 8 p.m. that evening at a residence at the 2700 block of Lakehurst Ln. Forced entry was reported with this home invasion.


Wednesday, Jan. 17, was a popular day for theft in south Ann Arbor.

Two public buildings were broken into. One at midnight at the 1500 block of Pine Valley Blvd., and the other at 5 p.m. at the 2200 block of S. Industrial Hwy. A business at the second location was vandalized two days later at noon on Friday, Jan. 19.


Vandalism was the chosen offense by criminals as they moved west.

On Saturday, Jan. 20, two properties were damaged. The 600 block of Brooks St. was the site of the first transgression at 8 p.m., and the 800 block of W. Summit St. was hit at 11 p.m.

A burglary also occurred in this section of town on Wednesday, Jan. 17, at 2:30 p.m., at the 400 block of Virginia Ave.


A burglar struck in the normally quite eastern side of town at the 3700 block of Middleton Dr., on Tuesday, Jan. 16, at 5:30 p.m. He or she forced entry into a home there.




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