A True Mickey Mouse Crime, Plus Criminal Damage to Property
Geneva police blotter: Shattered car windows and Mickey and Minnie stolen. What's this world coming to?
It's chaos, really, when people go around taking Disney-themed lawn ornaments and shattering car windows. Here are three reports from the Geneva Police Department files.
Theft Under $500—Someone took a bronze Mickey and Minnie Mouse lawn ornament from a home in the 2100 block of Fargo Boulevard sometime between 2 p.m. Sept. 8 and 6:30 p.m. Sept. 12, Geneva police reports said. The lawn ornaments were about 1-foot tall, with an estimated value of $100.
Criminal Damage to Property Over $300—Someone broke the rear window of a Chevrolet Trail Blazer parked in the driveway of a home in the 3200 block of Larrabee Drive sometime between 10 p.m. Sept. 11 and 5:15 a.m. Sept. 12, Geneva police reports said. The complainant told police that he and his wife heard a noise at around 10:30 p.m. Sept. 11 but dismissed it and went to bed for the evening. The estimated cost to repair the window is $500.
Criminal Damage to Property Over $300—Someone shattered the rear window of a Dodge Caravan parked unattended in a driveway of a residence in the 0-100 block of Briar Lane sometime between 8:30 p.m. Sept. 15 and 12:15 a.m. Sept. 16, Geneva police reports said. It is unknown what the offender used to shatter the window.
If you have information about this or any other crime in Geneva, please contact the Geneva Police Department at 630-232-4736.