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 February 21.
A victim of Aggravated Battery on W Commercial Blvd. Aggravated Battery by Motor vehicle and Auto Theft were reported on 02/19/2023. The total estimated loss was $10,000.
A victim of Burglary Conveyance (C) at NW 58 Avenue reported on 02/14/2023. The total estimated loss was $550. An unknown person entered victim’s unlocked vehicle and stole Taurus 9mm handgun and Apple iPhone 10.
A victim of Burglary Conveyance on N State Road 7 was reported on 02/14/2023. The total estimated loss was $100.
A victim of Burglary Conveyance on NW 54 Way was reported on 02/17/2023. The total estimated loss was $520. An unknown subject broke into her 2019 white Mazda CX-5 and her daughter’s 2018 blue Chevy Cruze. The unknown subject forced entry into the daughter’s vehicle, but the other car was leftunlockedd.
Theft – All Other
A victim of Theft – All Other on W Commercial Blvd was reported on 02/15/2023. The total estimated loss was $1,000. An unknown male subject unpacked a newly shipped shopping cart corral and stole it.
Theft – Motor Vehicle Parts
A victim of Theft – Motor Vehicle Parts on N Pine Island Rd was reported on 02/18/2023. The total estimated loss was $625.
A victim of Auto Theft on Gate Lake Road was reported on 02/17/2023. The victim returned home and advised the subject involved in the domestic violence call was the same subject who took her 2003 red Saturn without the victim’s permission.
Fraud – All Other
A victim of Fraud – All Other on Rock Island Road reported on 02/15/2023. The total estimated loss was $500. The victim deposited a fraudulent check into her bank account.
A victim of Battery was reported on Gate Lake Road. Domestic Violence and Battery of an Elderly person 02/17/2023.
Alicea, Anthony, 20, was arrested on a Larceny-Grand Theft Of Firearm charge on NW 57 Steet on 02/14/2023.
Blakney, Matthew John, 36, was arrested on a Warrant/ Resist With Violence No Bond charge at 7600 NW 57 Steet on 02/15/2023.
Reeves, Era Shinice, 29, was arrested on a charge of Warrant at 8187 N University Drive on 02/16/2023.
Ramos Rivas, Marcos Joel, 31, was arrested on a Trespassing-Property Not Structure Or Conveyance charge on N University Drive on 02/17/2023.
Reid, Nickeal A., 42, was arrested on a charge of Warrant-Possession of a Weapon Convicted Felon at 7425 N University Drive on 02/20/2023.
- 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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