Police Blotter

CRIME

The Police Blotter is a weekly roundup of crime reports from local police agencies. Because report dates and the actual occurrence dates of the incidents may differ, readers are encouraged to click the department subhead links to go to the actual department pages to gain additional information about any particular incident.

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January 24-January 30, 2023

Chapel Hill Police Department

January 24

  • Assist Mebane Police Department occurred at 2:38 a.m. in the 100 block of Saint Croix
  • Automobile theft occurred in the 200 block of Abbot Place at 5:20 a.m.
  • Breaking and entering vehicle (attempted larceny from vehicle) occurred at 12:00 p.m. in the 100 block of Ephesus Church Road
  • An arrest for breaking and entering / larceny occurred at 1:41 p.m. on Bolinwood Trail
  • Blackmail / extortion occurred in the 100 block of Colony Court at 2:03 p.m.
  • A death investigation occurred at 3:47 p.m. in the 100 block of Buttons Road

January 25

  • Larceny of bicycle occurred at 12:00 a.m. in the 700 block of North Columbia Street
  • A tenant dispute occurred in the 100 block of Caldwell Street at 12:10 a.m.
  • Breaking and entering, larceny from vehicle occurred at 1:00 a.m. in the 1300 block of Ephesus Church Road
  • A voluntary mental commitment occurred in the 300 block of Oak Tree Drive at 4:27 a.m.
  • A voluntary mental commitment occurred at 9:35 a.m. in the 100 block of New Stateside Drive
  • Breaking and entering residence – force occurred in the 700 block of Old Mill Road at 2:59 p.m.
  • Automobile theft occurred at 6:00 p.m. in the 100 block of Hamilton Road
  • A voluntary mental commitment occurred in the 800 block of Pritchard Avenue Extended at 6:02 p.m.
  • An involuntary commitment occurred at 9:00 p.m. in the 100 block of East Franklin Street
  • Debit card fraud occurred in the 100 block of Old Oxford Road at 10:00 p.m.
  • Larceny – shoplifting occurred at 10:00 p.m. in the 200 block of South Estes Drive
  • An arrest for misdemeanor possession of stolen goods occurred in the 200 block of South Estes Drive at 10:51 p.m.

January 26

  • Larceny – shoplifting occurred at 10:40 a.m. in the 1800 block of East Franklin Street
  • A death investigation occurred in the 100 block of Greenway Landing at 11:00 a.m.
  • A hit and run occurred at 3:13 p.m. in the 1200 block of Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
  • Domestic simple assault occurred in the 100 block of Maxwell Road at 6:35 p.m.
  • Larceny occurred at 11:00 p.m. in the 400 block of Meadowmont Lane
  • An arrest for impaired driving DWI occurred in the 70 block of Maxwell Road at 11:27 p.m.

January 27

  • A disturbance occurred in the 1300 block of Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard at 12:56 a.m.
  • A warrant service occurred at 9:46 a.m. in the 2500 block of Booker Creek Road
  • An arrest for fail to appear occurred in the 2500 block of Booker Creek Road at 10:27 a.m.
  • Larceny from motor vehicle occurred at 12:00 p.m. in the 100 block of Shepherd Lane
  • A fraudulent check occurred in the 200 block of Edgewater Circle at 12:00 p.m.
  • A warrant service occurred at 12:04 p.m. in the 2700 block of Homestead Road
  • Larceny – electric scooter occurred in the 200 block of Church Street at 1:08 p.m.
  • An arrest for fail to appear occurred at 2:01 p.m. in the 2700 block of Homestead Road
  • Larceny of bicycle occurred in the 400 block of Hillsborough Street at 7:00 p.m.
  • Automobile theft occurred at 7:15 p.m. in the 1100 block of NC54
  • Assist Carrboro with missing person occurred in the 600 block of Jones Ferry Road at 8:32 p.m.
  • An arrest for assault on female occurred at 9:49 p.m. in the 2200 block of Daley Road

January 28

  • A missing person occurred at 12:38 a.m. in the 200 block of Purefoy Road
  • A narcotic sniff occurred in the 500 block of West Franklin Street at 12:46 a.m.
  • Domestic simple assault occurred at 1:07 a.m. in the 500 block of Umstead Road
  • Two arrests for simple assault occurred in the 500 block of Umstead Road at 1:40 a.m.
  • An arrest for impaired driving DWI occurred at 3:58 a.m. on Eastowne Drive
  • Larceny – shoplifting occurred at 1:11 p.m. in the 1700 block of Fordham Boulevard
  • An arrest for probation violation occurred on Barbee Chapel Road at 2:40 p.m.
  • Burglary with force occurred at 4:30 p.m. in the 600 block of Ironwoods Drive
  • An intoxicated subject occurred in the 200 block of West Franklin Street at 7:29 p.m.
  • An overdose occurred at 7:40 p.m. in the 100 block of East Franklin Street

January 29

  • Vandalism / damage to property (willful) occurred at 7:00 a.m. in the 1300 block of Leclair Street
  • Assault with a deadly weapon government official occurred in the 100 block of West Franklin Street at 8:16 a.m.
  • Larceny – shoplifting occurred at 4:17 p.m. in the 1700 block of Fordham Boulevard
  • An arrest for assault with deadly weapon – law enforcement officer occurred in the 200 block of West Franklin Street at 5:16 p.m.
  • An arrest for second degree trespass occurred at 10:50 p.m. in the 200 block of Pittsboro Street
  • Communicating threats – intimidation, non physical threat occurred in the 100 block of Ashley Forest Road at 11:56 p.m.

January 30

  • An arrest for communicate threats occurred at 12:26 a.m. in the 100 block of Ashley Forest Road
  • A violation of valid protective order occurred in the 800 block of Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard at 12:38 a.m.
  • An arrest for assault on female occurred at 12:52 a.m. in the 800 block of Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
  • Breaking and entering, larceny from vehicle occurred in the 1700 block of Legion Road at 1:10 a.m.
  • Vandalism / damage to property (willful) occurred at 1:15 p.m. in the 800 block of Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
  • A voluntary mental commitment occurred in the 100 block of East Franklin Street at 4:35 p.m.
  • An involuntary commitment – non criminal detainment occurred at 6:15 p.m. in the 100 block of Ashley Forest Road
  • An arrest for assault on female occurred in the 100 block of Kingsbury Drive at 9:37 p.m.
  • A voluntary mental commitment occurred at 10:00 p.m. in the 700 block of Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard

UNC – Chapel Hill Police Department

January 24

  • Harassment was reported in First Dental at 1:07 p.m.
  • Disorderly conduct was reported at 4:35 p.m. in the Health Sciences Library

January 25

  • Larceny from building was reported at 9:36 a.m. in Hinton James Residence Hall
  • Drugs – equipment / paraphernalia – possessing /concealing was reported in Morrison Residence Hall at 10:27 p.m.
  • Drugs – drug violation was reported at 10:27 p.m. in Morrison Residence Hall

January 26

  • Larceny from building was reported at 10:15 a.m. in the Student Recreation Center
  • Fraud – obtaining money / property by false pretense was reported in the McColl Business School at 4:39 p.m.

January 27

  • Verbal domestic was reported at 3:16 a.m. in Craige North Residence Hall
  • Vandalism was reported in ITS Franklin at 12:27 p.m.
  • Assault – all other simple assault was reported at 12:27 p.m. in ITS Franklin
  • Larceny – from building was reported in Granville Towers South at 2:12 p.m.
  • An involuntary commitment occurred at 2:22 p.m. in the Dogwood Parking Deck
  • Assault – all other simple assault occurred in the Dogwood Parking Deck at 2:22 p.m.
  • Larceny – all other occurred in Granville Towers South at 3:15 p.m.

January 28

  • A disturbance occurred at 7:10 p.m. in the Cobb Parking Deck

January 29

  • A disturbance was reported in Cardinal Parking at 5:59 p.m.
  • Property damage / vandalism was reported at 6:47 p.m. in Hardin Residence Hall
  • Property damage / vandalism was reported in Dogwood Parking Deck at 7:33 p.m.

January 30

  • Clery stalking was reported at 12:00 a.m. in Phillips Hall
  • Larceny – all other was reported in South UNC at 1:17 p.m.
  • Electric scooter other motor vehicle theft was reported at 4:40 p.m. in Kenan Stadium

UNC Medical Center Police Department

January 24

  • Property lost occurred at 10:16 a.m. in Old Hospital 4

January 25

  • Larceny – visitor property occurred at 4:52 p.m. in Children’s Hospital
  • Police agency assist / warrant served occurred in Neuroscience 6 at 5:43 p.m.

January 26

  • Custody of evidence – drugs / paraphernalia occurred at 8:14 a.m. in Hillsborough Bed Tower

January 27

  • Sodomy occurred at 1:29 a.m. in Neuroscience Basement
  • Custody of evidence – drugs / paraphernalia occurred at 4:16 a.m. in Neuroscience Basement
  • Custody of evidence – destruction of evidence occurred in Anderson 2 NSICU at 2:02 p.m.
  • Assault – simple – visitor on visitor occurred at 2:30 p.m. in Dogwood Parking Deck

January 28

  • Custody of evidence – sexual assault kit occurred at 11:50 p.m. in Neuroscience EDTU

January 29

  • Disturbance – forced meds occurred at 9:12 a.m. in Neuroscience Basement

January 30

  • Custody of evidence – sexual assault kit occurred at 2:17 p.m. in Neuroscience EDTU
  • Custody of evidence – sexual assault kit occurred at 3:05 p.m. in Neuroscience EDTU
  • Disturbance – behavior response code occurred in Wakebrook at 8:18 p.m.
  • Custody of evidence – sexual assault kit occurred at 9:11 p.m. in Neuroscience EDTU

Carrboro Police Department

January 24

  • Vandalism / destruction / damage of property was reported at 2:03 p.m. in the 300 block of South Camellia Street
  • Vandalism / destruction / damage of property was reported a 7:58 p.m. in the 500 block of Smith Level Road
  • An arrest on charges of 1) impaired driving DWI, and 2) possession open container occurred at 11:49 p.m. in the 400 block of South Greensboro Street

January 25

  • Fraud credit card / atm machine was reported at 9:11 a.m. in the 300 block of North Greensboro Street
  • Motor vehicle theft was reported in the 600 block of West Poplar Avenue at 12:44 p.m.
  • Larceny all other was reported at 1:34 p.m. in the 100 block of West Main Street
  • An arrest on a charge of fail to appear occurred at 7:41 p.m. in the 100 block of NC54

January 26

  • Intimidation / communication threats was reported at 1:49 a.m. address withheld
  • An arrest on charges of 1) larceny merchant emergency door, and 2) resist delay and obstruct occurred in the 600 block of West Poplar Avenue at 5:15 p.m.
  • A voluntary mental commitment was reported at 6:15 p.m. address withheld

January 27

  • Vandalism / destruction / damage of property was reported at 2:21 a.m. in the 100 block of Sunset Drive
  • False pretense was reported in the 100 block of North Greensboro Street at 9:58 a.m.
  • Vandalism / destruction / damage of property was reported at 12:48 p.m. in the 500 block of South Greensboro Street
  • Larceny all other was reported in the 500 block of NC54 at 2:38 p.m.
  • Larceny theft from motor vehicle was reported at 3:58 p.m. in the 100 block of BPW Club Road
  • Larceny all other was reported in the 100 block of Bert Street at 4:28 p.m.
  • A voluntary mental commitment wass reported at 4:53 p.m. address withheld

January 28

  • An arrest on charges of 1) impaired driving DWI, and 2) no operator license occurred at 2:53 a.m. in the 500 block of Jones Ferry Road

January 29

  • Intimidation / communication threats was reported at 10:24 a.m. in the 300 block of Smith Level Road
  • Larceny theft from motor vehicle was reported at 11:06 a.m. address withheld
  • An arrest on a charge of assault on a female occurred in the 400 block of West Poplar Avenue at 2:23 p.m.

January 30

  • Simple assault was reported at 5:07 a.m. in the 300 block of Estes Drive
  • Disorderly conduct was reported in the 300 block of North Greensboro Street at 9:19 p.m.
  • Drug / narcotic violations were reported at 10:50 p.m. in the 500 block of Berryhill Drive
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4 Comments on "Police Blotter"

  1. IT IS GREAT YOU ARE NOW INCLUDING THE CRIME BLOTTER! PLEASE DO KEEP THIS IN AS A FEATURE!

  2. Could you please report some education news?
    Samuel Ding, 6th grader, Smith middle school, he was qualified for AIME, American Invitational Math Competition. He is the only 6th grader qualified for AIME. Only top 2.5% students from AMC 10 American Math competition qualified AIME. Most of AIME qualifier are 9th grader or 10 th grader. He is the only 6 grader in Chapel hill. Last 3 years, in Chapel hill, no 6th grader qualified AIME.

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  4. Local Reporter | July 19, 2021 at 9:06 pm |

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