, Port Arthur, Texas


November 21, 2013

Groves Police calls Nov. 13 through Nov. 19

GROVES — Groves Police responded to the following calls from Nov. 13 through Nov. 19

Wednesday, Nov. 13

• An aggravated robbery was reported in the 2500 block of Owens. The victim told police that three black males forced their way into the home and demanded money. After assaulting the victim, the actors stole jewelry and a credit card.


Thursday, Nov. 14

• A 36-year-old male was arrested for possession of a controlled substance was reported in the 3800 block of Lincoln.

• A 28-year-old male was arrested for disorderly conduct in the 3700 block of Grant.

• A wallet was stolen from a business in the 2600 block of Main.

• A 26-year-old female was arrested on outstanding Port Neches Police Department warrants in the 4000 block of Milo.


Friday, Nov. 15

• A 33-year-old male was arrested for public intoxication in the 2300 block of Lackey.

• A 23-year-old male was arrested for three traffic offenses in the 5300 block of 34th Street.

• A 40-year-old female was arrested for an outstanding National Crime Information Center warrant out of Orange County, Calif. in the 5000 block of 25th Street.

• A disturbance was reported in the 6100 block of Terrell.

• Criminal mischief of a dented tailgate and taillight damage of $600 was reported to a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado pickup by a citizen in the 1900 block of Ray Avenue.


 Saturday, Nov. 16

• A 29-year-old male driver was arrested for driving while intoxicated in the 3000 block of Main Avenue.

• Officers were dispatched to a subject sleeping in a vehicle in the 2300 block of West Parkway and upon arrival a 21-year-old male was arrested for public intoxication.

• Burglary of a residence was reported in the 3600 block of Taft Avenue in which an 18-inch Kobalt radial miter saw valued at $150 was taken without consent. The item was engraved with initials of JB on it.

• Theft of a Miller 220 welding machine valued at $800 was reported from the garage of a residence in the 6400 block of Monroe.

• A 27-year-old male was arrested for driving while intoxicated.


Sunday, Nov. 17

• Officers responded to a call of a possible intoxicated person at a local business in the 4800 block of Twin City upon arrival, a 29-year of male was arrested for outstanding City of Port Arthur warrants.

• Officers responded to a vehicle in the ditch in the 3000 block of Taft Avenue and the 47-year-old male driver was arrested for public intoxication.

• A 35-year-old person was arrested for outstanding warrants for the City of Groves Capais Pro Fine Warrants and Justice of the Peace Precinct 7 warrants in the 5600 block of 32nd Street.

• Assorted firearms and miscellaneous hunting items valued at more than $10,000 were stolen from a storage building in the 4800 block of Pure Atlantic

• A local business in the 5400 block of West Parkway reported an aggravated robbery in which cash of $45 and three or four cartons of cigarettes were taken at gun point.


Monday, Nov. 18

• A citizen in the 4600 block of Roosevelt reported that transactions were made on a credit card of more than $70 without consent.

• Delivered packages, containing two Apple mini Ipads valued at $350 were removed from the porch of a residence in the 3800 block of Lincoln Avenue without consent.

• Officers issued a criminal trespass warning to an unwanted subject, a 34-year-old male, in the 3400 Taft Avenue.

• A customer of a local business in the 5000 block of 32nd Street reported the theft of a large red purse containing more than $1,000.00 cash.


Tuesday, Nov. 19

• A 23-year-old male was arrested for outstanding City of Port Arthur Warrants and three traffic violations in the 3400 block of Charles.

• A resident in the 5300 block of Gulfway Drive reported the burglary of a 2002 Honda Accord in which a black wallet containing miscellaneous identification items and $200 in cash were taken.


Miscellaneous calls for service assistance — 130

Offense reports filed — 33

Motor vehicle accidents investigated — 8



The holidays are here — watch for shoppers in parking lots and always keep packages out of sight and vehicles locked.

Check with store security if you feel something or someone is suspicious.

SOURCE: Groves Police Department offense reports

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