Parkland Crime Update: Hazardous Materials and Crashed Golf Cart
By Kevin Deutsch
Thanks to our joint efforts with the Broward Sheriff’s Office to share updates with residents, this is a summary of crimes and other incidents in Parkland through August 30, 2021.
NW 105th Lane
On August 29, MPs received a report that unknown suspects entered three vehicles. A gun was caught in one of the vehicles. Early. East. Loss: $ 400.
NW 61st Ter.
On August 24, the declarer had a verbal argument with his neighbor with whom he has had problems in the past. No crime took place and the two neighbors were advised not to engage with each other.
NW 84th Ave.
On August 25, a caller indicated that the owner may have been dumping hazardous materials on the vacant lot. Information report completed and sent to the code application for follow-up.
NW 81st Pl.
On August 26, MPs responded to the threats made by text message. The deputies then made contact with the person involved and his mother.
On August 29, people were driving a golf cart when the driver went too fast in a turn, overturning the golf cart. All parents / legal guardians have been notified. Two citations were issued to the driver of the golf cart.
NO 126th Ter.
On August 26, the reporter said that an unknown person with a southern accent called her phone and told her she would have to go to the nearest Walmart because her daughter had been kidnapped. The reporter said she immediately hung up the phone and contacted law enforcement. The reporter said the same number called six more times and she did not answer. As the MPs were on their way to the residence, the school administration confirmed that the children were safe in their schools. The reporter said that she currently has no idea who called her.
NW 79th Pl.
On August 26, the victim said the suspect forged a check in her name for $ 8,000 and then cashed it at a nearby Citi bank. Early. East. Loss: $ 8,000.
Blue Spring Dr.
On August 26, MPs received a report that 20 rolls of Peel & Stick roofing underlayment were stolen overnight from an unsecured construction site. Early. East. Loss: $ 12,000.
Parkland Bay Dr.
Between August 6 and August 26, a large amount of wood was stolen from a construction site. The total value is estimated at $ 6,225.
On August 26, a traffic check was carried out regarding a failure to yield, dark colors and driving with a learner’s license. The vehicle was seized from the scene.
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Kevin Deutsch is an award-winning criminal journalist and author. A graduate of Florida International University, Kevin has served on staff for the Miami Herald, the New York Daily News, and the Palm Beach Post.