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|e19 Date||Case #||Offense||Summary|
An officer conducted a welfare check on the occupant of a vehicle parked in the 2700 block of Plumb. After further investigation, the occupant was arrested for Public Intoxication.
|04/13/2019||19-P-0231||Evading||At 11:10 PM, officers assisted SSPD with a vehicle refusing to stop to a marked police unit in the 3700 block of Bellaire Blvd and were in route to check by. Officer observed the vehicle run a stop sign and travel at a high rate of speed from the 3200 block of Alban into the 3100 block of Albans. Officers activated emergency equipment to conduct a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Albans, but the driver fled and a pursuit ensued. The pursuit concluded in the 6400 block of Fannin when the driver of the vehicle came to a stop. One juvenile was apprehended and arrested for evading.|
|04/14/2019||19-P-0232||Assault||At 3:15 am, an officer was dispatched to the 2600 block of Holcombe in regards to an assault that already occurred.|
||19-P-0223||Driving while license suspended||
An Officer observed a vehicle traveling north bound with no front license plate in the 6500 block of Buffalo Speedway. A traffic stop was conducted and upon further investigation, it was discovered that the driver was driving on a suspended license. The driver was arrested and charged with the offense of driving while license invalid.
Driving while intoxicated
|An Officer observed a vehicle driving with a flat tire in the 3900 block of Oberlin. The officer then observed the vehicle fail to stop at a designated point in the 3900 block of Oberlin at the 6500 block of Weslayan. A traffic stop was conducted, and after further investigation, the driver was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated.|
|04/15/2019||19-P-0235||Driving while intoxicated||
An officer observed a vehicle fail to maintain a single lane of traffic while southbound in the 5900-6500 blocks of Buffalo Speedway. The officer also observed several other traffic violations and conducted a traffic stop. After further investigation, the driver was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated.
|19-P-0236||Burglary of motor vehicle||At 8:25 pm, an officer was dispatched to the 3400 block of Rice Blvd in regards to a burglary of a motor vehicle that already occurred.|
At 9:30 AM, an officer was dispatched to 5300 block of Buffalo in regards to a suspicious person. Upon further investigation, the subject was found to have two active warrants with the Houston Police Department, and in possession of 0.6 grams of marijuana. The subject (Steve Ross) was eligible to participate in the Harris County Misdemeanor Marijuana Diversion Program and booked for the Houston Police Department Warrants.
2/22/2018 7 Criminal mischief >=$750-$2,500
|04/17/2019||19-P-0238||MMDP/Driving while license invalid||At 11:45 pm, an officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for having a defective tail light in the 6400 block of Buffalo Speedway. The driver was found to have a "Not Eligible" Texas Driver license status and was arrested for Driving While License Invalid. The driver and passenger were found to have a useable amount of marijuana. The passenger chose to participate in the Misdemeanor Marijuana Diversion Program and was released from the scene without further incident.|
|04/17/2019||19-P-0239||Driving while license invalid/interference with public duties||At 8:57 am, an officer observed a white SUV traveling eastbound in the 4200 block of Bissonnet without a motor vehicle registration certificate attached to the windshield. A traffic stop was conducted and after further investigation the driver was arrested for driving while license invalid and interference with public duties.|
|04/17/2019||19-P-0240||Warrant arrest||At 5:04 pm, an officer was dispatched to Dorrington/Kirby to meet with DPS Trooper in reference to a subject with outstanding warrants. The subject was taken into custody and booked on the warrants without incident.|
|04/17/2019||19-P-0241||Warrant arrest||At 11:38 pm, an officer observed a vehicle traveling northbound in the 5300 block of Buffalo Speedway with an expired registration. The officer conducted a traffic stop and upon further investigation, the driver was arrested for a West University Place Capias Warrant.|
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