Oro Valley

On Saturday, Sept. 8, at about 10:20 p.m., Oro Valley police responded to a house on Klinger Canyon Drive. The victim wanted to report that people wrote derogatory words and drew phallic symbols on two cars that were in front of his house. He told police that someone knocked on his door and rang the doorbell. He told police he felt he was targeted because similar things have happened in the past to him, but to no one else on the street. The victim told police that the paint would wash off his cars and didn’t want to press charges but wanted the incident documented. 


On Thursday, Sept. 6, at 7:14 a.m., Oro Valley police responded to a house on West Valle Place after a report of a theft. The victim told police while waiting for a shuttle to pick him up and take him to the airport he left his suitcase, with his ticket and a newspaper on it, in his driveway while he went inside for a few minutes. When he came back outside, the suitcase, ticket and newspaper were gone. The bag was valued at $80 and valuables inside were valued at about $460. 


On Sunday, Sept. 2, at 9:21 p.m., Oro Valley police saw a car driving at what appeared to be 70 mph in a 50 mph zone. Police saw the car turn into a business parking lot, travel behind it, turn off all of the lights and saw a beer can thrown from the driver’s side window. After testing the driver for suspicion of driving while drunk, he appeared to be drunk and blew a Breathalyzer reading of .112. He was arrested for DUI. 


On Sunday, Sept. 2, at 10:59 a.m., Oro Valley police responded to a report of a theft from a car at 8851 N. Oracle Rd. The victims told police sometime over night their 1999 Buick Century had been broken into. The window was open a little and appeared that someone pushed it down further. Missing from the car was an organizer and a floating compass, valued at a total of $70. Police checked and gathered fingerprints from the car. 


On Sunday, Sept. 2, at 10:21 a.m., Oro Valley police responded a report of shoplifting at the Target at 10555 N. Oracle Rd. The target employee, who confronted a woman for shoplifting, said the woman began to scream and swing at him. This caused a shopper to try and get the plain-clothed employee to let go of the woman. After a brief explanation, the shopper moved on and the suspect was handcuffed to a bench. The woman admitted to taking items with the intent if not paying for them. After checking for warrants, police for she had two misdemeanor warrants. One was for shoplifting and the other was for driving on a suspended license. The woman had $114 worth of items on her person, and police were given nine other packets with Target shoplifting cases involving the woman from the past year. She was taken and booked into the Pima County Jail. 


On Sunday, Sept. 2, at 9:12 a.m., Oro Valley police responded to an apartment at 9095 N. Oracle Rd. in response to a theft from a car. The victim told police that he recently had a prescription refilled and left the bottle in his car at about 6 p.m. a couple of days earlier. He spent the next day looking for the pills and was unable to find them. He told police he needed a report number so he could get the prescription refilled. 

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