Des Peres

• A theft was reported May 3 from Midwest Gastroenterology, 13000 Manchester Road.

• A vehicle that left the scene of an accident was reported May 4 on northbound I-270 just south of Manchester. The vehicle struck road signs and a median, and the driver was located at Schnucks, 12332 Manchester Road. The driver refused tests and was arrested for driving while intoxicated.

• Police responded to an accident involving a motorcycle May 5 at Old Des Peres and Manchester roads. The subject was arrested and charged with DWI.

• A delayed report of a theft of cigarettes on May 3 was reported May 6 from Dierbergs, 1080 Lindemann Road. 

• A purse, cell phones and keys were reported stolen May 7 from a business in the 12300 block of Manchester Road. The phone was found on Ballas Road. Police have video of the suspect.

• Police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle May 7 at Ballas Road at Ballas Meadows, and took into custody a suspect for driving with a suspended license. 

• Police arrested a woman May 7 for stealing from Schnucks, 12332 Manchester Road and a probation and parole violation.

• A debit card was reported used fraudulently May 8 at a store in the 12300 block of Manchester Road for a $466 purchase.

• Fraud was reported May 8 at an office in the 13200 block of Manchester Road. A patient charged a $1,000 bill on a fraudulent account.

• Police responded to a domestic violence incident (male vs. female) May 8 in a vehicle at I-270 and Dougherty Ferry Road. 

• On May 9, a trailer with a motorcycle and other items was reported stolen overnight from the 11700 block of Manchester Road.

• During the week of May 3-9, police responded to 17 vehicle accidents and reported 21 alarms/sick cases/assists to the fire/EMS department.

• During the week of May 3-9 at West County Center, five thefts were reported from shops and four suspects were arrested. A wallet was reported stolen and the credit card used at the mall, and a traffic stop resulted in the arrest of a suspect for outstanding charges in St. Louis. Police also stopped a suspicious occupied vehicle and recovered a large quantity of stolen merchandise. Two suspects were arrested and released.


• At 10:12 a.m. on May 6, police arrested a 36-year-old Barnhart man in the 1300 block of West Lockwood Avenue and charged him with driving while revoked, no proof of insurance, expired license plates, possession of drug paraphernalia and felony possession of a controlled substance. 

• At 7:07 a.m. on May 7, a resident of the 1100 block of West Kirkham Avenue reported her house was egged sometime overnight. No damage was noted and the resident believed the incident was related to a high school prank.

• At 7:26 a.m. on May 8, a resident of the 1000 block of Brownell Avenue reported cash stolen from his unlocked vehicle overnight.

• A resident of the 800 block of Hawbrook Road reported at 9:44 p.m. on May 8 someone occupying a white panel van had just stolen a battery operated garden hose handler valued at $400 from his front yard. 

• A resident of Berrywood Drive reported approximately $60 in cash was stolen from an unlocked vehicle in her driveway between 5:45 and 7:15 p.m. on May 9.

• At 3:49 p.m. on May 12, a resident of the 700 block of Chelsea Avenue reported his vehicle was struck in front of his residence by an unknown vehicle which left the scene. Paint transfer evidence at the scene indicated the striking vehicle may have been white. There were no witnesses at the time of the report.


• An officer on patrol May 6 discovered a vehicle parked in the 100 South Kirkwood Road parking garage which appeared to have been parked for an extended period of time. The officer discovered the vehicle had been reported stolen by the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department on Dec. 6, 2018.

• Police responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle May 7 near South Taylor Avenue and East Clinton Place, and arrested the driver for possession of drug paraphernalia.

• Police and EMS personnel responded to a residence in the 500 block of North Kirkwood Road May 8 for an unresponsive subject/possible drug overdose. Lifesaving efforts were attempted but the subject was deceased. Based on information gathered at the scene, the deceased was a victim of a drug overdose. The same day, police and EMS responded to a business in the 1200 block of South Kirkwood Road for a reported heroin overdose. The subject was unconscious, with no pulse, on the men’s restroom floor. First responders administered several doses of Narcan to the victim, who was then transported to the hospital for additional treatment.

• Officers responded to the 1200 block of Cork Elm Drive May 11 for a report of domestic property damage. A suspect was taken into custody and issued a municipal summons.

• During the week of May 6-12, three shoplifting cases were reported and investigated from businesses in the 1000-1200 blocks of South Kirkwood Road.

• During the week of May 6-12, along with regular calls for service and traffic enforcement, police  responded to 21 residential/business alarms, 35 motor vehicle accidents and assisted the fire/EMS department on 71 calls.

Rock Hill

• A resident of the 9700 block of Mueck Terrace reported May 2 she received a call from someone posing as an IRS agent who told her she would have to pay $8,000 to keep the US Marshalls from arresting her. The victim of the scam paid money into a bitcoin account. 

• A resident of the 300 block of Lithia Avenue reported a vehicle window broken May 6. She thinks her ex-husband may know something about it, police said.

• A wallet stolen from another venue was recovered in the 9200 block of Litzsinger Road May 6 and was returned to the victim.

• Police are investigating a domestic incident between a mother and her son May 7 in the 9700 block of Greenwood Terrace.

• A theft from a business in the 9400 block of Manchester Road was solved May 8, when the suspect’s vehicle was identified by the victim in another venue. The suspect was taken into custody.


• Dental office equipment was reported stolen May 6 from a building under rehab in the 7200 block of Watson Road. 

• A representative of a business in the 7700 block of Watson Road reported receiving a bad check May 6  passed by a customer. 

• Property damage was reported May 6 to a motorcycle in the 7800 block of Charing Square. 

• A lost wallet was reported May 7 at a store in the 7400 block of Watson Road.

• Police arrested a 31-year-old man May 8 for shoplifting from a store in the 7400 block of Watson Road.

• A lost or stolen license plate was reported May 11 in the 7200 block of Lansdowne Avenue.

• A fraudulent charge on a credit card was reported May 11 at a business in the 7400 block of Watson Road. The credit card had been stolen from a vehicle in another jurisdiction.

• Police arrested a 67-year-old man May 12 at a store in the 7400 block of Watson Road for shoplifting and trespassing.

Warson Woods

• A man shoplifted approximately $400 worth of cigarettes from a store in the 9900 block of Manchester Road May 3. Police have identified the suspect, who has been involved in similar crimes in the surrounding area.

Webster Groves

• At 5:07 a.m. on May 6, five suspects were seen rummaging through vehicles in the 400 block of Lee Avenue. Officers responded and located the suspects, who fled in a blue sedan.  

• At 5:33 a.m. on May 6, a vehicle theft was reported in the 600 block of Lee Avenue, overnight. The vehicle was located and returned to the owner.

• Tools valued at $3,000 were reported stolen between 2 p.m. on May 3 and 8 a.m. on May 6 in a burglary at a home in the 100 block of Parsons Avenue.

• Between 11 p.m. on May 5 and 8 a.m. on May 6, a destruction of property was reported in the 100 block of West Cedar Avenue.  Someone entered an unlocked vehicle and moved it, causing damage to the vehicle and a wooden gate.

• An electric generator, air compressor and a cordless drill were stolen between 7 p.m. on May 7 and 10 a.m. on May 8 in the burglary of a home in the 100 block of Central Avenue. 

• A vehicle was reported stolen at 6:45 a.m. May 9 from the first block of South Maple Avenue, overnight. The vehicle was in the driveway, unlocked and with the keys inside.

• At 8:14 a.m. on May 9, approximately $3 was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 100 block of Portland Terrace. 

• During the week of May 6-12, police responded to 704 calls for service, 15 auto accidents and 11 alarms and assisted the fire department 44 times.