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AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

A man in the 600 block of Southwest Fifth Avenue told police that his landlord pulled a gun on him over rent money.

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CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

The tires were slashed on a vehicle parked in the 300 block of Southwest 15th Terrace.

A vehicle in the 200 block of Southeast First Avenue was keyed and three of its tires slashed.

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THEFT

Tools were removed from a trailer in the 1000 block of Lake Ida Road.

Some juveniles stole candy from a store in the 200 block of East Atlantic Avenue.

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FRAUD

A skimming device was found on a gas pump at a business in the 4500 block of West Atlantic Avenue.

A guest used a worthless check to pay for lodging in the 1900 block of South Ocean Boulevard.

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SUSPICIOUS INCIDENT

A man in the 100 block of Northeast Fifth Avenue found feces on his vehicle.

A door knob was removed from the entrance to a church in the first block of Southwest 10th Avenue.

A woman came home to her residence in the 700 block of Village Square Circle and found her front door open.

DRUGS

Police arrested an 18-year-old man found in possession of pot in the 2000 block of Owens Baker Road.

FOUND PROPERTY

A BB gun was found in the 1500 block of Spring Harbor Drive.

Money was found at City Hall.

A Kindle was found on the beach in the first block of South Ocean Boulevard.

STOLEN VEHICLE

A burglar entered an unlocked car in the 1600 block of Old Palm Lane, found the keyfob and then stole the vehicle.

VEHICLE BURGLARY

A checkbook was taken from an unlocked car in the 800 block of Eastview Avenue.

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VEHICLE BURGLARY

Someone attempted to break into a BMW parked in a garage in the 6000 block of West Glades Road. A door handle was broken, and a window appeared pried.

THEFT

Bicycles were stolen in the 3600 block of North Military Trail, the 600 block of North Ocean Boulevard and the 100 block of South Federal Highway.

A license plate was removed from a vehicle in the 1700 block of Southwest Sixth Place.

A 22-year-old man was arrested after he took a bike off the back of a vehicle parked at a facility in the 4900 block of Technology Way. The man also was charged with resisting arrest and loitering and prowling.

While a woman was shopping in the 3000 block of West Yamato Road, someone removed her wallet from her purse.

A tip jar was taken from the counter of a business in the 200 block of Northeast Spanish River Boulevard.

Cigarettes were stolen from a business in the 5400 block of West Glades Road.

DRUGS

Police arrested an 18-year-old man in the 7600 block of West Glades Road after he was found in possession of pot during a traffic stop. He was taken to the county jail.

An 18-year-old motorist stopped in the 400 block of Glades Road was found in possession of hash oil and drug paraphernalia. He was arrested and taken to the county jail.

DUI

A teen was arrested in the 200 block of Southeast Mizner Boulevard and charged with DUI and driving with a suspended license. He was taken to the county jail.

HOME BURGLARY

A mountain bike was taken from the front porch of a home in the 400 block of Northwest Fifth Avenue.

Electrical wire valued at $4,000 was stolen from a construction site in the 800 block of Orchid Drive.

BOYNTON BEACH POLICE

HOME BURGLARY

An XBox with eight games, prescription medications and jewelry worth $26,586 were stolen from a home in the 600 block of Meadows Circle. The victim gave police the name of a possible suspect.

A piece of luggage containing high-end jewelry and purses was taken from a residence in the 600 block of Savannah Lakes Drive. The burglar entered the residence through a rear sliding glass door.

ATTEMPTED ROBBERY

Just after a woman got into her vehicle in the 500 block of East Woolbright Road, a man opened the front passenger door and demanded her purse. The woman screamed and the man fled.

DRUGS

Police went to the 1400 block of Northwest Second Street just after midnight to investigate a report of shots fired. When an officer attempted to stop a suspicious vehicle, the motorist pulled his vehicle into a yard and fled on foot. He was eventually apprehended, found in possession of pot and arrested. In the area by his vehicle, police found a loaded 9 mm pistol and a bottle containing almost 15 grams of crack cocaine. DNA testing was ordered to determine a connection between the man and the gun and drugs.

During a traffic stop in the 500 block of West Gateway Boulevard, a man was found with pot and Xanax. He was arrested and taken to the county jail.

VEHICLE BURGLARY

Two chain saws were taken from a vehicle in the 2400 block of Northeast First Lane.

Compiled by Sy O’Neill from area law enforcement records.



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