Four tires and wheels were reported stolen off a 2016 silver Nissan Altima at Rosen Nissan, 5505 S. 27th St., at 7:20 a.m. Feb. 16.
A backpack was reported stolen from a locked vehicle parked at Olive Garden, 4760 S. 76th St., at 12:45 p.m. Feb. 16. A window was smashed out.
A slim, five-foot, eight-inch-tall man wearing a hooded sweatshirt was seen stealing tires and rims off a vehicle in the lot at All-Star Honda, 6141 S. 27th St., at 1:55 a.m. Feb. 18. Police searched the area but did not find him.
Cash was stolen out of an employee’s jacket pocket after it was left in the breakroom at PetSmart, 5005 S. 74th St., between 2:35 and 4:30 p.m. Feb. 18.
Police went to the 5000 block of West Midland Drive after receiving several reports of a loud disturbance at about 8:45 p.m. Feb. 16. When police arrived they found a man had been beaten by two black males and a white female who fled the scene in a dark colored Cadillac before police arrived. The injured man was taken to the hospital for treatment, but refused to pursue any charges against his attackers. He was cited for possession of marijuana and released.
Police went to Walmart, 10600 W. Layton Ave., after a caller reported a fight in the parking lot at about 6:55 a.m. Feb. 18. Police took one female into custody for disorderly conduct for grabbing the other female by the hair and pulling her to the ground. The fight apparently started after the arrested female made a comments about a relative of the victim, who was wearing a medical mask and driving a motorized scooter.
A man was taken into custody for OWI when he was found sleeping in the driver’s seat of his vehicle after he drove it up onto a curb in the 7400 block of West Cold Spring Road at 11:50 p.m. Feb. 14. He refused chemical breath testing, was cited and released.
A man was taken into custody for vandalism for firing a BB gun through the window of a home in the 6500 block of West English Meadows Drive at 12:55 p.m. Feb. 16.
Emergency personnel responded to an apartment fire in the 3300 block of South 100th Street at 6:35 p.m. Feb. 13. When police arrived they saw flames and smoke coming out of the building, and several residents were trapped on their balconies. Ladders were used to rescue the residents, and no serious injuries were reported. The fire caused heavy damage to eight apartments and moderate damage to four. The cause of the fire was unknown at the time of the report.
A 57-year-old man died in a condo fire in the 3900 block of South 84th Street at about 1:50 p.m. Feb. 15. Fire officials believe the fire may have been caused by a cigarette. The fire was contained to the one condo unit and no other injuries were reported.
Two hypodermic needles were found lying in a grassy area across the street from Elm Dale Elementary School, 5300 S. Honey Creek Drive, at 4:20 p.m. Feb. 13. Police brought the needles back to the station and disposed of them.
A man was taken into custody for assaulting his neighbor’s male friend as they were leaving her apartment in the 9300 block of West Cold Spring Road at 2:05 a.m. Feb. 17. When police learned the man allegedly makes a habit out of walking into his neighbor’s residence uninvited, confronts any man who comes and goes out of her apartment and bothers her at work, he was taken into custody for stalking.
Police received a report that someone used drugs in the restroom at Walgreens, 4296 S. 76th St., and left needles behind at 2 a.m. Feb. 19.