O’Fallon Police Blotter: Western Union Scam, Bucket of Tools Stolen

O'Fallon Municipal Centre

The following reports for January 26 – February 1, 2017 were supplied to 70 West Sentinel by the O’Fallon Police Department. A report of an arrest or charges filed is not an assumption of guilt, nor does it indicate that anyone was convicted of any crime.


Monday, January 16

  • A license plate was reported stolen in the 900 block of Ardsley Court at 11:05 a.m.
  • An assault was reported in the 300 block of Knaust Road at 11:59 a.m.
  • An 18-year-old male from O’Fallon was arrested at 1:28 p.m. for stealing stereo equipment in the 1300 block of Highway K.

Friday, January 27

  • A bucket of tools was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 1500 block of Highway K at 11:24 a.m.
  • A license plate was reported stolen in the 3000 block of East Terra Lane at 12:12 p.m.
  • A scam was reported in the 1200 block of Clinton Hill Court at 3:21 p.m. The victim reported receiving a check in an amount that was more than the payment that was due. The victim was told to sent the extra money back via Western Union.
  • A 52-year-old male from St. Ann and a 56-year-old female from St. Louis were arrested for stealing hand tools in the 1500 block of Highway K at 4:05 p.m.

Saturday, January 28

  • A fender was reported scratched in the 6100 block of Apple Rock Drive at 3:40 p.m.
  • A gas drive-off was reported in the 100 block of McDonald Lane at 5:45 p.m.

Sunday, January 29

  • A cell phone and prepaid card were reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 800 block of Sherwood Forest Court at 4:17 p.m.
  • A 22-year-old female from Wentzville was arrested for stealing clothing in the 2100 block of Highway K at 4:45 p.m.
  • A storm door and frame were reported damaged in the 500 block of Chapparal Drive at 5:48 p.m.

Monday, January 30

  • Clothing, a key, and a key fob were reported stolen in the 2600 block of Highway K at 6:31 a.m.
  • A tire and rim were reported stolen from a vehicle in the 700 block of Hoff Road at 8:50 a.m.
  • Cash, goggles, and food were reported stolen from a locker in the 3400 block of Pheasant Meadow Drive at 2:53 p.m.

Tuesday, January 31

  • A cell phone was reported stolen from a locker room in the 2200 block of Sommers Road at 7:23 a.m.
  • A window was reported broken in the 400 block of Winter Park Drive at 9:26 a.m.
  • Stealing motor vehicle parts was reported on Lil Virginia Parkway at 10:14 a.m.
  • A vacuum was reported stolen in the 2300 block of Highway K at 3:05 p.m.
  • Cash was reported stolen from a wallet at 3 p.m. in the 2000 block of Brothers Court.
  • A mailbox was reported damaged in the 3300 block of Meadow Pointe Drive at 9:36 p.m.
  • A stolen vehicle was reported returned in the 3300 block of Meadow Pointe Drive at 9:36 p.m.
  • An assault was reported in the 2200 block of O’Fallon Lakes Drive at 9:53 p.m.

Wednesday, February 1

  • Checks that were left in a shopping cart were reported stolen at 7:41 a.m. in the 1300 block of Highway K.
  • A car radio was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 800 block of Midpoint Drive at 11:43 a.m.
  • Stealing from a motor vehicle was reported in the 1400 block of Hoff Industrial Drive at 11:26 p.m.