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Crime Log

August 4, 2022
Crime Alert-Criminal Activity
600 blk N. Skinker

Date/Time Occured

08/04/2022 at 9:22 PM


At 9:22 pm on 08/04/2022, WUPD received a report of two (2) vehicles that had been broken into in the 600 block of North Skinker. In this instance, personal items were reportedly stolen.

At 11:00 pm on 08/04/2022, a WUPD officer on patrol was informed that six (6) vehicles had been broken into on a parking lot in the area of the 6100 block of Delmar. When this incident occurred, the victims were attending a concert at a local venue. The victims reported miscellaneous personal items stolen.

The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating both incidents. WUPD will be conducting increased patrols in the area.

WUPD has issued several security memos in the past month related to car thefts and break-ins. Local police municipalities have recently reported an increase in motor vehicle break-ins across the St. Louis region.


St. Louis Metro Police Department is investigating


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