The Port Arthur News
Groves Police responded to the following calls from Oct. 10 through Oct. 16
Wednesday, Oct. 10
• A 32-year-old female was arrested for outstanding Nederland warrants in the 6700 block of 25th Street.
• Lawn equipment and vehicle parts were stolen from a storage building in the 3300 block of Canal.
• A purse was stolen from a shopping cart in the parking lot of the 5000 block of Twin City Highway.
Thursday, Oct. 11
• A citizen reported a fraud incident involving more than $5,000.
• Telephone harassment was reported by a citizen at the police station.
Friday, Oct. 12
• While on routine patrol in the 3200 block of Twin City Highway, an officer stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. After checking with Central Dispatch, the 20-year-old male was arrested for outstanding warrants out of Orange County.
• Forged checks were cashed at a business in the 6000 block of 39th Street.
• A 29-year-old male was arrested on outstanding warrants out of Jefferson County after a traffic stop in the 6100 block of Gulfway Drive.
• An assault was reported in the 5000 block of Bellaire.
• Unauthorized charges were made to a credit card account.
Saturday, Oct. 13
• An assault was reported in the 7000 block of Willow.
Sunday, Oct. 14
• Officers were called to a disturbance in the 5000 block of East Parkway where a 28-year-old male was arrested for outstanding Port Arthur Police Department warrants.
• An assault was reported in the 5200 block of East Parkway.
• An assault was reported in the 3600 block of Main.
• Information was received about a possible burglary in the 6700 block of 25th Street.
Monday, Oct. 15
• A 29-year-old male was arrested for outstanding Port Arthur PD warrants in the 4900 block of Beaumont.
• A 37-year-old female was arrested for driving while intoxicated in the 2700 block of Cooley.
• A women’s white gold wedding ring with a princess cut diamond was stolen from a house in the 2700 block of Third Avenue.
• A driver was found to be in possession of an open container of alcohol in the 6800 block of 25th Street.
• A disturbance was reported in the 6200 block of Warren.
Tuesday, Oct. 16
• A 26-year-old male was arrested for public intoxication after officers were called to a disturbance in the 5100 block of East Parkway.
• A disturbance was reported in the 2900 block of Oak.
Miscellaneous calls for service assistance — 125
Offense reports filed — 25
Motor vehicle accidents investigated — 4
TIP OF THE WEEK
Talking on your cell phone and texting while driving is the most common distraction drivers face. Drivers who use their cell phones while driving are four times more likely to be in an accident.
SOURCE: Groves Police Department offense reports