Police reports May 30-June 1
Burglary, 8:12 a.m. Friday, 2900
block Clark Circle. Resident reported a .38 special pistol and a
.308 caliber semi-automatic rifle with scope were stolen.
Burglary, 6:51 p.m. Friday, 2200 block 16th Street. Resident
reported that a Stihl weed-eater and a Craftsman lawnmower were
stolen from the garage.
Possession of a controlled substance, 7:30 p.m. Friday, 1400 block
Fifth Street. Police went to an apartment because of a disturbance
complaint. When a man answered the door, he ran back into the
apartment when he saw police at the door. Officer S.V. Ward reported
he and Sgt. J.C. Steele followed the man to make sure he didn’t get
a weapon. They saw him throw a glass crack pipe and it had a rock of
crack cocaine inside. Ronnie Oliver was arrested for possession of a
Theft, 8:53 p.m. Friday, 1000 block South Highway 87. Woman reported
that a newly-purchases Smith and Wesson .380 semi-automatic pistol
had been stolen.
Possession of a controlled substance, 3:14 a.m. Saturday, Ninth
Street at Hart Avenue. Officer Caleb Davis made a traffic stop when
a car failed to stop at a stop sign. The driver gave permission to
search the car and his person. Davis reported he found a plastic
baggie with a rock of crack cocaine in the man’s pocket. Jarvis
Tremasin Broussard was arrested for possession of a controlled
Burglary, 5:57 a.m. Saturday, 2200 block Westway Street. 40-inch TV,
a Kindle Fire and a gold ring with brown diamonds were stolen.
Burglary of a vehicle, 4:19 p.m. Saturday. A Lumberton man went to
the police station to report that while he was in Orange someone
stole a .22 pistol, a computer, air card and business files from his
Burglary, 5:49 p.m. Saturday, Carpenter’s Place. Owner of house
reported that someone stole two Frigidaire refrigerators from the
house and damaged cabinets.
Possession of a controlled substance, 9:27 p.m. Saturday, 16th
Street at Park Avenue. Officer S.V. Ward was sent to the location
because the owner of an iPad stolen from Vinton had tracked it. A
woman had two men as passengers. She told the officer they had an
iPad while one man answered ‘No.’ Then the man said he was using the
iPad with the owner’s possession. Ward reported that he found a
baggie with .2 grams of methamphetamine in a backpack by the man in
the back seat. Christopher Joseph Randell of Vinton was arrested for
possession of a controlled substance. Cornell Devon Shelton of
Bridge City was arrested for theft.