Lost wallet ends in $11,903 worth of fraudulent charges in Wauwatosa

A. A woman misplaced her wallet at 11 a.m. Feb. 25 at Panera Bread, 2500 N. Mayfair Road. Several of her credit cards were used to make $11,903 in purchases. Also in the vicinity, a man was arrested for disorderly conduct at 3:24 p.m. Feb. 27 at Mayfair Mall. A person was arrested for trespassing at 7:27 a.m. Feb. 28 at Mayfair Mall.
 
B. A theft was reported at 8:13 a.m. March 3 in the 11500 block of West Burleigh Street. A person entered the Berghammer Construction trailer and removed $9,400 worth of items. At a nearby store, A person was arrested at 10:10 a.m. March 3 for theft and embezzlement at Dick's Sporting Goods, 11500 W. Burleigh St. Also at Dick's, a person committed theft at 8:21 p.m. March 3. The person ran out with $1,050 worth of items.

 

 

 

C. A car was stolen with keys at 7:48 a.m. March 2 from the driveway in the 1900 block of Forest Street. A  2016 silver Audi A7 with WI registration 399-PVG was stolen with both plates and rear window cling stickers of Fordham University, University of Dayton, and College of Wooster. Two black males in an unknown make/model black SUV, possibly with Arizona plates were seen in the area. The value of the car wasn't listed in the report.

D. A man was arrested for stealing $949 worth of items at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 27 at Office Max, 12140 W. Burleigh Street. He also had a warrant through the Department of Corrections for probation violation.  

E. Graffiti was reported at 9:48 a.m. Feb. 26 on the exterior walls of Chamberlin Co., 1409 Wauwatosa Ave.
 
F. Graffiti was reported at 9:49 a.m. Feb. 26 on multiple structures at Wauwatosa Skate Park, 7300 Chestnut St.

G. Graffiti was reported at 1:54 p.m. Feb. 26 on a city wall at Saint Charles and Blanchard Streets.
    
H. Graffiti was reported at 2:20 p.m. Feb. 26 on a box truck in the 7400 block of Blanchard Street.

I. Graffiti was reported at 1:25 p.m. Feb. 28 on a silver traffic control box at of Harmony and Underwood Avenues.

J. A retail theft was reported at 4:56 p.m. Feb. 26 at The Home Depot, 4100 N. 124 St.  The suspect was described as a white man, 25 to 35-years-old, 5'11 weighing 190 to 200 pounds with orange dyed hair with shaved sides and a brown mustache. The man was wearing a red and white striped long sleeve collared shirt and blue jeans. A value of stolen items was not listed in the report.

K. A burglary was reported at 2:37 P.M. Feb. 27 in the 1000 block of North 68th Street. Someone stole a black Toshiba Laptop, laptop charger and approximately $360.
 
L. Wauwatosa Police was involved in a pursuit at 10:58 p.m. Feb. 28 in the 28500 block of North Mayfair Road. A black 2006 Toyota Solara was involved. The car successfully eluded Wauwatosa officers and was later involved in a pursuit with the Milwaukee Police Department. The car was later located by MPD after it crashed near North 38th Street and West Capitol Drive.
 
M. Fraud was reported at 2:15 p.m. March 1 at Walgreens, 2275 N. Mayfair Rd. A black male passed three counterfeit $100 bills. The man's description is mid 30's, 6'0" to 6'3", 150 pounds, short braided hair. He last was seen wearing a red baseball style hat, black jacket with red lettering across the back, and black pants. The man entered a mid-2000's maroon Ford Expedition.

N. A person reported a fraudulent prescription was dropped off and picked up at 8:01 a.m. Feb. 25 at Walgreens, 6600 W. State St.

O. A person turned in an Apple iPhone at 3:45 p.m. to the Wauwatosa Police Department, 1700 N. 116 St that he found while he was in Arizona.

 

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