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Police Blotter

Dec. 4, 12:04 p.m.

A man called police to report that his two goats ran away.

Dec. 4, 3:41 p.m.

Police received a report of a man shoplifting $500 in merchandise at CVS/pharmacy. The suspect left on foot, leaving his vehicle at the store. Police attempted to locate the suspect and the vehicle was towed.

Dec. 4, 8:39 p.m.

Police arrested a suspect believed to have shoplifted items from CVS/pharmacy.

Dec. 5, 8:57 a.m.

Police received a report of a woman shoplifting from CVS/pharmacy.

Dec. 5, 10:59 p.m.

A man contacted police and reported a woman in a vehicle who followed him home and told him, “God told me to follow you.”

Dec. 6, 9:29 p.m.

Police received a report of a suspicious man wearing a ski mask and pushing a small dirt bike near Avenue B.

Dec. 6, 11:01 p.m.

Police received a report of juveniles throwing a rock at car near Southwest Diner.

Dec. 7, 12:29 p.m.

 Police arrested a male after receiving a report of a woman screaming like she was being choked. The woman did not need medical assistance. The male had a North Las Vegas arrest warrant. 

Dec. 8, 4:42 p.m.

A caller requested police to perform a welfare check on a group of juveniles at an apartment where no adults had been seen for four days.

Dec. 8, 10:57 p.m.

A woman reported coming home and finding her back door “busted open” and jewelry missing.

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