Thieves target electronics
DURHAM – Cell phones and computers continue to be a favorite for thieves who break into vehicles and elsewhere.
- An IBM laptop computer, book bag and work materials worth $1,245 were stolen Saturday from a vehicle in the 400 block of Morehead Avenue.
- A tablet computer worth $300 was stolen Saturday from a vehicle in the 5100 block of Old Chapel Hill Road.
- A Blackberry cell phone and charger worth $425 were taken Saturday from a vehicle in the 100 block of East Main Street.
- Two Samsung Galaxy cell phones worth $1,599 were shoplifted Thursday from a Radio Shack in the 4200 block of University Drive.
- Thieves took a flat-screen television, $400, prescription drugs and a dresser safe July 15 from a house in the 100 block of West Club Boulevard.
In other crime:
- Kevin Green, 44, of Liberty Street was arrested Saturday and charged with breaking and entering.
Contact Keith Upchurch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-419-6612.