Tamarac Crime Update: Crypto Fraud and Glock Thefts

 

By Kevin Deutsch

Through our joint effort with the Broward Sheriff’s Office to share updates to residents, this is a summary of Tamarac crime and arrests through October 4, 2021.

Burglary Conveyance

Rock Island Rd.

On 10/01/2021, deputies met with a caller who advised an unknown suspect(s) entered her black Toyota Camry and stole her 9mm Glock 22 semi-automatic handgun. Tot. Est. Loss: $800.

Hampton Hills Blvd.

On 09/29/2021, the victim’s vehicle was burglarized in a parking lot. There were no signs of forced entry to the vehicle. An unknown suspect stole the victim’s firearm, a Glock 17. Tot. Est. Loss: $450.

Fraud

NW 49th Rd.

On 09/29/2021, a man was defrauded out of $8,000 that he had in his crypto coin base account. Tot. Est. Loss: $8,000.

Fraud/Identity Theft

NW 59th Ct.

On 09/30/2021, a resident wished to report her social media account and email address were hacked and her personal information compromised.

Information

NW 58th Way

On 09/28/2021, a woman said she received a pay by plate toll invoice for toll roads that she did not travel.

NW 66th Ter.

On 09/29/2021, a noise ordinance violation was reported. Music heard four plots of land away.

Theft

NW 79th Ave.

On 09/30/2021, a caller reported stolen items. Tot. Est. Loss: $1,735.

NW 48th Ter.

On 09/30/2021, an unknown person stole the victim’s cellphone that was delivered to her front door. Tot. Est. Loss: $800.

Arrests

Garcia, Pedro, 40, was arrested on charges of Trespassing-after Warning-structure Or Conveyance on N University Dr on 09/29/2021.

Cardona, Juan Estevan, 20, was arrested on charges of Touch Or Strike/battery/dating Viol on N University Dr on 09/29/2021.

Thompson, Nickel Joseph, 35, was arrested on charges of Warrant- Violation of Parole on NW 61st St on 10/01/2021.

Johnson, Charles Jaqauvius, 21, was arrested on charges of Trespassing-occupied Structure Or Conveyance on W Commercial Blvd on 10/01/2021.

Irrizarry, Michael Harris, 30, was arrested on charges of Possession Of Weapon-or Ammo By Convicted Fla Felon on NW 77th St on 10/04/2021.

Got News? Send it to Tamarac Talk.

Author Profile

Kevin Deutsch
Kevin Deutsch
Kevin Deutsch is an award-winning crime journalist and author. A graduate of Florida International University, Kevin has worked on staff at The Miami Herald, New York Daily News, and The Palm Beach Post.

custom electrical

kryptonite mobile lab
ENT Allergy Associates