Among reports recently released by the Conway Police Department:
1. Possession of drug paraphernalia at 1600 block of Dave Ward Drive. Officers initiated a traffic stop Friday after a vehicle made an improper left turn and swerved into the outside lane while in the intersection. The driver of the vehicle was found to have multiple warrants out of Mayflower. A passenger in the vehicle was detained for an absconder warrant from the Arkansas Department of Corrections. During a search of the vehicle, officers located a black and pink handbag, allegedly belonging to the driver, that contained a portable electronic scale, insulin syringes and two sliver spoons that appeared to have residue on them. A silver spoon with residue, insulin syringes and three small, clear baggies were also found in a black handbag, which reportedly belonged to the passenger. Both suspects were transported to the Faulkner County Detention Center Unit II.
2. Shoplifting at 1155 Skyline Drive (Walmart). An employee of the store reported Monday that a woman was stopped for trying to leave the store without paying for several makeup items.
3. Theft of property at 1100 block of Verbena Drive. Victim reported Tuesday that his vehicle had been stolen from his residence. Officers located the vehicle about a block from the home. The passenger side window and the steering column were broken.
4. Theft of property at 816 E. Oak St. (Waffle House). Victim reported that sometime between 5 and 6:30 a.m. Tuesday his vehicle was stolen from the restaurant parking lot. Broken glass was found where the vehicle had been parked. The vehicle was described as a white 1985 Chevrolet Silverado with a black ladder rack.
5. Theft of property at 615 Garland St. (American Sign Shop). The owner of the store reported that sometime between 6:30 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday a truck was stolen from the business. The owner said he saw the truck parked and locked behind the gate on the side of the building Monday. He said the truck was locked and the battery was disconnected. The gate chain was cut and left on the ground. It appeared that the suspect gained entry to the vehicle by breaking out a window. The truck was described as a green regular cab Chevrolet Silverado 2500 with an eight-foot bed and a broken driver side mirror.
6. Littering at 1600 block of Greenwood Circle. Victim reported that someone had thrown 12 empty Alpo Prime Cuts dog food cans into her yard during the last week. The victim said this has happened several times before. Several more empty cans were found in a drainage ditch that runs along the victim’s home. A neighbor’s child is believed to be involved.
7. Theft of property at 1100 block of Cumulus Drive. Victim reported that sometime between 11:30 p.m. Monday and 8:35 a.m. Tuesday his vehicle was stolen. The victim said a few small pieces of glass were found where the truck was parked. The victim described the vehicle as a black 1983 Chevrolet Silverado with candy blue flakes in the paint, 15-inch chrome wheels, tinted windows, loud pipes, a chrome front bumper, chrome taillights and a red Razorback license plate with the words "Big Shot" on the front. A Pioneer stereo system and Alpine speakers had been installed in the vehicle, as well. An Apple iPod Touch and a child’s booster seat were in the vehicle when it was stolen.
8. Criminal mischief at 2475 Carl Stuart Road (Carl Stuart Middle School). The assistant principal of the school reported Tuesday that two storage buildings had been damaged. The doors of both buildings had multiple dents.
9. Theft of property at 1475 Hogan Lane (Access Media). A co-owner of the business reported that sometime between 11:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday someone had stolen his iPad from his office. The victim said he left the office and returned to find his iPad had been taken off his desk. The victim said the other co-owner of the business was there all day and three salesman "were in and out of the office." The victim said he left the office from 5 to 6 p.m. and the front door was left unlocked, but the individual offices had been locked.
(Those with information pertaining to these reports or any unsolved crime are urged to contact CPD’s tip line at 450-6135. Staff writer Stephanie Fischer can be reached at 505-1238.)