Police and Crime

On Tuesday, March 11 at about 8:39 a.m., Marana police responded to a call about slashed truck tires at the 1200 block of N. Golden Jubilee Drive. The caller said that sometime between 9:30 p.m. and 8 a.m. someone slashed the back two tires of his truck. The only person they think who may have done it is the caller’s ex-girlfriend. The officer talked to the ex-girlfriend who said that she was not home when the damage happened and that she did not have a car so her friend was driving. The friend said she was with her since 4 p.m. yesterday and that they hadn’t gone near the caller’s house. Later, the caller said he found scratches on his truck.


On Monday, March 10 at 7:37 a.m., Marana police responded to a call about criminal damage at 8568 N. Continental Reserve Loop. The caller said that when he got to the park he saw that one of that gates that is usually locked was lying sideways, but still partially attached to the other gate by a padlock. All the bolts were on the ground. There were tire marks by the gate. The total damage is about $650. 


On Friday, March 7 at 11:28 a.m., Marana police went to house located on the 8100 block of North Iron Ridge Road. The officer spoke with the caller who said that he and his wife had been deployed since November 2013 and the truck had been left in the driveway. No else lives at the house. The couple returned the night before and found that someone had tried to break into the truck. The person removed the driver door lock cylinder. The doors couldn’t be opened and there wasn’t any damage on the inside. The estimated damage is around $400.


On Friday, March 7 at 2:49 p.m., Marana police responded to a call about criminal damage at the 7400 block on West Crimson Sky. The caller said the two boys scratched his truck with their scooters. The caller said he didn’t want an arrest, but wanted the parents and their children to be talked too as well as make a report. The officer talked to the two boys who said that someone else scratched it. The officer talked to the other person and his parents. The child admitted to scratching the truck with his scooter.


On Friday, March 7 at about 7:49 a.m., Marana police responded to a call about items stolen from a truck. The co-owner of the truck said that she parked her truck in the driveway the day before between 9 and 9:30 p.m. When she returned to her truck the next morning at 7:45 a.m. she saw all four doors partially open. She thinks she locked the doors the day before. None of the doors or windows were forced open. The only thing missing was a stereo amplifier. The estimated cost of it is $500. 

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