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Weekly Crime Report

Posted on: July 2, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 06/25/2021 - 07/02/2021

DateCase #  Offense  Summary 
06/25/202121-0520TheftAt approximately 1:21 PM, a police officer was dispatched to 3800 University, in regards to a theft, which had already occurred. The victim stated an unknown person(s) swindled him into paying $200.00 with Apple cash cards. Information was gathered and a report was generated.    

No Crime Reported
21-0521Driving While Intoxicated

At approximately 8:39 PM, an officer with the West University Place Police Department observed a vehicle traveling westbound in the 4100 block of Bissonnet at a high rate of speed.  A traffic stop was conducted in the 5700 block of Newcastle. While conducting the traffic stop the officer observed the key signs of intoxication from the driver of the vehicle. After further investigation, the driver (Edgar Daniel Mendez) was arrested for the Suspicion of Driving While Intoxicated.

Previous History

File Date  Court  Offense

No Previous History

21-0522Found PropertyAt 11:20 PM, an officer was dispatched to the intersection of Albans and Belmont St. in reference to found property. The property was collected and submitted into evidence for safe keeping.
06/28/2121-0523Burglary of BuildingAt 10:55 AM, an officer was dispatched to a residence under new construction in the 3700 block of Sunset in reference to a burglary of a building.  The victim said an unknown person(s) removed 40 sheets of plywood from the garage.
06/28/202121-0524TheftAt approximately 2:27 PM, an officer with the City of West University Place Police Department was dispatched to the PD lobby in reference to delayed report for theft of a bicycle. Dispatch advised that an unknown person(s) took the bicycle without permission.
06/28/202121-0525Public Intoxication 

At approximately 9:57 PM, an officer was dispatched to the 5300 block of Kirby Dr. in regards to a disturbance of an intoxicated individual. After further investigation, the suspect (Joshua Paul Mattlage) was arrested and a report was written.

Previous History 

File Date  Court  Offense

3/14/2019  16  Criminal Trespass

7/27/2017  14  Trespass Prop

9/23/2004  6  DWI 1ST Offender


No Crime Reported
Disturbance At approximately 5:16 PM, police officers were dispatched to the 6500 block of Brompton, in regards to a disturbance in progress. Information was gathered and a report was generated.  

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department’s Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further investigation. In addition, changes to call types after the initial report will not be reflected.

Information may include mechanical or human error. The information provided is not intended as a representation of official crime statistics.

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