Tamarac Crime Update: Burglar Makes Clean Getaway Stealing a Washer And Dryer

Crime Update

By Jim Donnelly

Through our joint effort with the Broward Sheriff’s Office to share updates with the residents, this is a summary of Tamarac crime events through September 4.

Theft – Retail / Shoplifting

A victim of Theft – Retail / Shoplifting on W Commercial Blvd was reported on 08/29/2023. The total estimated loss was $26. The suspect was found taking merchandise from the store and was apprehended by police.

Burglary Residence

A victim of Burglary Residence on NW 48 Terrace was reported on 08/29/2023. The total estimated loss was $12. The victim advised she saw through her doorbell camera a male steal a package from her front doorstep.

A victim of Burglary Residence on Silver Palm Court was reported on 8/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $1,200. The subject entered the property through an unlocked window and removed one washing machine and one dryer.

A victim of Burglary Residence on NW 69 Terrace was reported on 08/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $700. An electric scooter valued at $700.00 was stolen from the residence.

Burglary Conveyance

A victim of Burglary Conveyance on NW 96 Terrace was reported on 08/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $200. Unknown person(s) broke into the victim’s vehicle and stole personal property.

A victim of Burglary Conveyance on N University Drive was reported on 08/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $460. Unknown subject(s) broke the front passenger window of a silver Toyota Highlander and entered through the window, removing a black makeup bag containing $300 cash.

A victim of Burglary Conveyance on NW 57 Street was reported on 09/01/2023. The total estimated loss was $20. A 2023 Red Kia Sorento driver’s side window was smashed, and wallets were stolen.

A victim of Burglary Conveyance was reported on 09/02/2023. Unknown subject(s) burglarized the victim’s 2003 White Mitsubishi Lancer while parked at the dog park by shattering the victim’s driver-side window.

Theft – Retail / Shoplifting

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A victim of Theft – Retail / Shoplifting on N University Drive was reported on 08/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $204. An unknown male entered the store and stole a fish tank valued at $204.

Theft

A victim of Theft – Motor Vehicle Parts on W McNab Road was reported on 08/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $100. The victim heard someone cutting his catalytic converter off.

A victim of Theft – Motor Vehicle Parts on NW 61 Street was reported on 08/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $100. The victim advised that he went to start his vehicle and realized his catalytic converter had been stolen.

A victim of Theft – All Other NW 45 Court was reported on 08/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $1720. The complainant advised the company laptops were stolen by an ex-employee who failed to return them.

Fraud -All Other

A victim of Fraud -All Other on Sands Point Blvd was reported on 08/30/2023. The total estimated loss was $5,000.

Information

Information on NW 57 Court was reported on 09/03/2023. A stranger’s dog accosted the reporting person and another on their way to church.

Robbery

A victim of Robbery on W Commercial Blvd was reported on 09/04/2023. The total estimated loss was $1,300. A home invasion robbery occurred.

Arrests

James, Roderick, Arrington, 33, was arrested on a Larceny Other Theft on W Commercial Blvd charge on 08/29/2023.

Lawrence, Avery, Beamon, 29) was arrested on a charge of Larceny Petit Theft 2nd Degree 3rd Subsq Offense on W Commercial Blvd on 8/31/2023.

Vidal, Scott, Eugene, 55, was arrested on a charge of Weapon Offense Missile Into Dwelling Vehicle Building Or Aircraft on NW 17 Terrace on 09/01/2023.

Apruzzese Rodriguez, Marly, Cannela, 50, was arrested on Aggravated Assault -Weapon-W Deadly Weapon Without Intent To Kill on NW 17 Terrace on 09/01/2023.

Dorestil, Bethony Kimson, 31, was arrested on a Battery On Officer Firefighter EMT charge on NW 48 Avenue on 09/04/2023.

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Jim Donnelly
Jim Donnelly
A Coral Springs resident for over 30 years, Jim Donnelly has had a 40-year career as a photographer, videographer, and editor for South Florida affiliate news stations, along with CNN, ESPN, ABC Sports and News, NBC Sports and News, Fox News, and CBS. Donnelly has won several awards, including EMMY’s, for his team coverage. Currently, he owns Image Masters Photography and works as a Realtor.
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