Police Beat 04/25/14

Among reports recently released by the Conway Police Department:

 

Shoplifting at 1155 Skyline Drive, Walmart.

Loss prevention officers told police a man swapped the tag from a two-gallon gas tank to a 12-gallon gas tank and had gone through the self checkout.

They said once the man was confronted, he abandoned the buggy and ran toward the Motel 6 parking lot.

The buggy contained various automotive supplies, some of which the subject had already paid for.

Residential burglary at 1100 block of Woodside Drive.

The victim told police someone stole an air conditioning unit from outside the apartment and also entered the apartment and damaged the ceiling attempting to steal more copper.

• Residential burglary at 1100 block of Woodside Drive.

Another report was filed in the same apartment complex, and another air conditioning unit was taken, along with some copper wire.

• Terroristic threatening at 816 Hogan Lane, Dollar General.

An employee filed a complaint with police after she said she was threatened by a young male customer.

The woman said she followed two men throughout the store because she knew them to be shoplifters from a previous incident. According to the woman, when the two got to the register, one said he would go get his dad’s razor, come back, and then “take care of her.”

• Shoplifting at 801 Elsinger Blvd., Kohl’s.

Loss prevention employees stopped a woman who attempted to leave the store without paying for a shirt and makeup valued at $58.