Police log

Jul. 17, 2013 @ 06:58 PM

Man faces kidnapping, sex charges

DURHAM – Mangesh B. Patil, 35, of Saratoga Drive was arrested Saturday and charged with kidnapping and sexual battery. He was released the same day from the Durham County Jail on a $30,000 bond.

In other crime:

- Police are investigating a rape reported July 11 in the 2500 block of Shenandoah Avenue.

- Burglars hit a house July 11 in the 300 block of Callandale Lane and took a stove worth $800.

- Thieves broke into a vehicle July 10 in the 1900 block of Holloway Street and took $1,000.

- An 18-year-old woman said she was robbed July 10 in a parking lot in the 1200 block of Leon Street. She said $300, a purse, cell phone, four credit cards and an identification card were taken.

- Two iPhones and $500 were stolen July 10 from a 30-year-old man in a parking lot in the 900 block of Wadesboro Street. One phone was recovered.

- Two pairs of sunglasses – each worth $220 – were stolen July 12 from a vehicle in the 2800 block of Shaftsbury Street. Also taken were four CDs and $12.

Contact Keith Upchurch at kupchurch@heraldsun.com or 919-419-6612.